09
Dec 19

Benefits of Build-to-Rent to Local Government

The Build-to-Rent housing model has quickly been adopted by the United Kingdom and United States, and Australia is now beginning to realise the opportunities it offers. Given Australia’s current housing affordability, BTR assets will be highly sought after when they emerge on the marketplace.  The benefits of BTR to both tenants and property owners are … Continue reading Benefits of Build-to-Rent to Local Government

04
Dec 19

Build to Rent Breakfast Briefings – Sydney Takeaways

Our Build to Rent Breakfast Briefings ran last week in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Each breakfast brought together a room full of developers, architects and strategists to discuss common challenges and the future of the BTR sector in Australia. You can download some of the key discussion points from the Sydney Breakfast Briefing here: Watch … Continue reading Build to Rent Breakfast Briefings – Sydney Takeaways

05
Nov 19

Exploring new ground – Roy Thompson on BTR evolution in ANZ

New Ground Capital is making waves in NZ housing market by realising the untapped potential of Build to Rent investment.  Originally founding New Ground Capital to leverage his skills in the financial markets in a meaningful way, Roy is committed to completing the establishment of the Build to Rent sector in the NZ housing market, … Continue reading Exploring new ground – Roy Thompson on BTR evolution in ANZ

27
Sep 19

Singtel’s Andrew Buay on future directions of CSR

Andrew is Vice President for the SingTel Group’s Corporate Sustainability and leads the Group’s sustainability transformation across its environment, community, people and marketplace pillars. Under his leadership to “Leave the Smallest Footprint”, Singtel (including Optus) was the first company in the Asia-Pacific ex-Japan to have its science-based carbon targets approved by SBTI in 2017, and … Continue reading Singtel’s Andrew Buay on future directions of CSR

10
Sep 19

Best Practices for Reporting on Sustainability

The growing demand globally for business transparency on environmental, social and governance issues has placed urgency on companies for thorough CSR strategies. One of the hardest tasks as someone with responsibility with CSR is measuring and reporting on sustainability. Watch the short video below for the five best practices behind reporting on sustainability and demonstrating … Continue reading Best Practices for Reporting on Sustainability

21
May 19

The importance of risk management to strong project control

  Over the last few years we’ve worked with a number of government departments (state and federal), and large corporations who have engaged us to help develop their project management capability in various ways. Often, we find ourselves looking at the way organisations manage project risk and trying to ascertain if risks are being effectively … Continue reading The importance of risk management to strong project control

23
Apr 19

Case Study: Parramatta as a city centre

Author:Ash Natesh

Parramatta is known as Sydney’s premier regional city. Its is the second biggest concentration of an employment hub outside of Global Sydney. Parramatta CBD today: Australia’s 5th largest city in economic terms Gross Regional Product of $14 billion in 2011-2012 Employs approx. 50,000 people Additional 47,000 by 2036 Home to approx. 10,000 residents Last few … Continue reading Case Study: Parramatta as a city centre