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Five key trends that point to the office of the future
Market Insights
Five key trends that point to the office of the future
It has been just over a year since Australian office workers were sent home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During this time, many have questioned whether they would ever go back. Workers have largely proved they can be just as productive at home, leading to the inevitable question: are the costs associated with leasing an office justifiable in a post-COVID world? New data reveals five interesting trends that hint at how the office environment will change in the future.
Dexus offloads Brisbane office tower as workers return to the city
Leasing
Dexus offloads Brisbane office tower as workers return to the city
Property major Dexus has offloaded the Gold Tower in Brisbane for $285m, with buyer Marquette Properties bullish about the city’s outlook as investors back an office recovery.
Geelong landmarks snapped up as buyers see city’s prosperous future
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Geelong landmarks snapped up as buyers see city’s prosperous future
The days appear numbered for the last remaining house on a Geelong CBD street after it sold as a development opportunity. Investors also pounced on a CBD office building at auction.
WA office market shows resilience amid pandemic pressure
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WA office market shows resilience amid pandemic pressure
Perth’s CBD office market has remained one of the most robust in Australia, despite COVID-19 transitioning businesses from traditional workplaces to work-from-home set-ups. Industry analysts say it is largely due to the booming resources sector.
Atlassian’s towering ambitions for Sydney Central technology precinct
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Atlassian’s towering ambitions for Sydney Central technology precinct
Technology companies are expected to throw their weight behind a dedicated precinct next to Sydney’s Central Station, with software company Atlassian being joined by three of the country’s top developers in building a cluster of towers. Atlassian’s Scott Farquhar and Mike Cannon-Brookes have led the push for technology precinct.
A complete guide to commercial vs residential property investment
Investing
A complete guide to commercial vs residential property investment
One offers higher yields and longer leases; the other, lower risk and higher capital growth. Here’s how to choose which one is right for you.
Why a two-storey office block in Geelong is better than a bank
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Why a two-storey office block in Geelong is better than a bank
A two-storey office building in central Geelong is better than a bank at the moment, given current low savings interest rates.
‘Earn the commute’, Lendlease tells businesses
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‘Earn the commute’, Lendlease tells businesses
Corporate Australia needs to get its people back into offices in order to ensure productivity and business goals are met, according to the country’s top office developer Lendlease. The company says that as we prepare for the period after social distancing, both corporate chiefs and staff need to get back to their desks.
‘Aussie’ John Symond buys Ray White Double Bay office for $21m
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‘Aussie’ John Symond buys Ray White Double Bay office for $21m
‘Aussie’ John Symond has splashed some serious cash at auction, snapping up the Ray White Double Bay office for $21m – $5m above the reserve.
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