15 November 2019 | News, Startups & Small Business
Melbourne Named as Australia’s Most Innovative City
Melbourne was ranked 11th in 2thinknow’s 2019 Innovation Cities Global Index, ahead of Sydney in 15th place.
11 November 2019 | News
Woolworths Trials Cashless MetroGo Store
Woolworths has opened a new concept store near Sydney’s Central Station, designed to “push the boundaries of what convenience looks like”.
1 November 2019 | News
Contract Signed for Coburg and Moreland Stations as Part of Level Crossings Removal
Works to remove level crossings from Bell to Moreland have been signed, with major construction to begin next year.
25 October 2019 | News
7 Stations Confirmed for Western Sydney Metro
Seven station locations on the Western Sydney Metro have been confirmed – Westmead, Parramatta, Sydney Olympic Park, North Strathfield, Burwood North, Five Dock and The Bays Precinct.
23 October 2019 | News
Administration Offices of Caroline Chisholm College in Melbourne wins Dezeen Awards 2019 Small Workspace Interior Category
Piazza Dell’Ufficio transforms Caroline Chisholm College’s former Executive Administration offices, providing spaces for the accounts department, student welfare, as well as various-sized spaces for staff and student meetings.
21 October 2019 | Startups & Small Business, News
WLTH Launches PropTech App Properlytics
Properlytics, an app that helps investors manage and track the performance of their portfolio, has been released and is now available on Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store.
16 October 2019 | News
Australia’s TFE Hotels Expand European Footprint with Two New Hotels in Austria and Switzerland
TFE Hotels has announced its Adina Hotels brand will debut in Austria and Switzerland, with two new hotels opening in 2020 and 2022 respectively.
14 October 2019 | News
REA Group Partners with 99.co to Create Largest Digital Property Marketplace in Singapore and Indonesia
REA Group has announced that it will enter a joint venture (JV) agreement with 99.co, a digital property marketplace headquartered in Singapore, to create the largest customer and listings footprint in Singapore and Indonesia.
9 October 2019 | News, Startups & Small Business
YBF Ventures and Honeywell Launch New PropTech Hub in Sydney
YBF Ventures have joined with Honeywell Building Technologies to develop a PropTech community based out of YBF’s coworking space in Sydney’s 155 Clarence Street.
7 October 2019 | News
Refurbished State Library of Victoria to Open on 5th December After $88.1m Redevelopment
State Library of Victoria (SLV), Australia’s oldest and busiest public library, has announced that the transformed library will open its doors on the 5th of December after nearly five years of planning and construction.
1 October 2019 | News
Multiple Lendlease Developments Receive Platinum Rating From WiredScore, Joining the Likes of London’s Shard & NY’s Empire State Building
After signing an agreement with Lendlease, New York based digital connectivity rating agency WiredScore penetrates the Australian commercial market.
30 September 2019 | News
Built to Develop $400m Liverpool Civic Place with Liverpool City Council
Built Holdings Pty Ltd has entered into agreements with Liverpool City Council to develop a mixed-use precinct in Sydney’s third CBD.
20 September 2019 | News
Bourke Street Mall to Become Smoke-Free
The City of Melbourne has introduced a new smoke-free area on Bourke Street, between Elizabeth Street and Russell Place, which will take effect from the 4th of October 2019. This will include the street plus the footpaths, tramway and the roadway.
17 September 2019 | News
First Mass Timber Framed Office Development in Western Australia Approved
The City of Fremantle has approved a proposal to build Western Australia’s first cross-laminated timber office building in Fremantle.
10 September 2019 | News
Plans Lodged for Candalepas Designed QT Expansion in Sydney
A 13-storey extension of the QT Hotel at 458-472 George Street has been proposed for the historically significant precinct in the CBD.