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Market Watch: Gold Coast

SSKB’s Development consulting service is about getting it right from the start. We are expert in strata schemes across Victoria, QLD and NSW, delivering body corporate and owner’s corporation levies that are ‘at market’ while identifying ways to increase developer’s margins even before construction begins. The number of sales achieved across the residential property markets…

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Klarastaden in Stockholm, an innovative way to use old rail lines.

Old Rail Lines Fast Track New Opportunities

Disused rail corridors and rail yards are fast tracking inner city opportunities for developers. Major projects such as Hoboken Yard Redevelopment in New Jersey, Hudson Yards in New York, La Halle Freyssinet in Paris and Brisbane’s own iconic Roma Street Parklands and Sydney’s The Goods Line all showcase what can be done with prime and sometimes challenging…

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The Reasonableness Test

by Jason Carlson, Grace Lawyers Bodies corporate in Queensland are required to act reasonably in everything they do.  What that means, and how an Adjudicator in the Commissioner’s Office should resolve a dispute about whether a body corporate has acted reasonably, may be dealt with by the High Court of Australia shortly. The case On…

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SSKB Developer Consultancy talks to Australia Post

Australia Post Delivers Advice for Developers

The challenge of letter box and mail room placement  has been a vexed problem for developers for quite some time.  SSKB Developer Consultancy decided to help our developers to cut through the confusion and contact Australia Post directly for answers.  Australia Post has answered our questions and we reproduce them below in their entirety. Is…

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Using LED lights can improve safety and save money

Illuminating Savings and Safety

Developers can make substantial savings and improve safety by making the switch to LED lighting. Light Emitting Diode technology was discovered in 1907, but it wasn’t until the 1960s that commercial applications were found and only in the past decade has the technology advanced enough and become cheap enough to make LEDs a viable alternative…

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The Nova 8 development in Cairns is a show of confidence in this northern city

Cairns & Townsville Market Report

SSKB’s Development consulting service is about getting it right from the start. We are expert in strata schemes across Victoria, QLD and NSW, delivering body corporate and owner’s corporation levies that are ‘at market’ while identifying ways to increase developer’s margins even before construction begins. SSKB operates four offices across Queensland, from Cairns in the…

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Nundah Village wins UDIA award

Many congratulations to architect and interior design company  Arkhefield for their well deserved win at last night’s UDIA Queensland awards for Circa Nundah Village. SSKB Developer Consultancy is proud to have consulted on this highly successful project which the judges describe as: For Urban Renewal, Arkhefield’s Circa Nundah Village project revitalised the area through creating a…

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Sunshine Coast Market Watch

SSKB’s development consulting service is about getting it right from the start. We are expert in strata schemes across Victoria, QLD and NSW, delivering body corporate and owner’s corporation levies that are ‘at market’ while identifying ways to increase developer’s margins even before construction begins. The unit market on the Sunshine Coast area (here we…

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Power To The People!

Lot owners and developers will be winners if recommendations to Australia’s energy market are adopted. Embedded Network Retailers offer bulk electricity supply to strata title buildings, including apartments, shopping centres and office buildings, but many developers and body corporate committees are trapped in non competitive contracts. The changes will allow individual lot owners a choice of…

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Market Watch – Residential Property Market Cycles QLD

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN OUR REGIONS? Brisbane: Developers are responding this shift in the market and the urban form is changing rapidly in inner city Brisbane. West End, South Brisbane, Woolloongabba, New Farm, Teneriffe and Bowen Hills are in the grip of a wave of construction.  Off the plan sales have been strong which encourages more…

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