Marsha Jacobs

Coalition for property rights

THREE of Western Australia’s main property organisations have joined to form a body aimed at removing what they call the erosion of private property rights.

Stirling City’s new home coming closer

CONSTRUCTION is on schedule for the City of Stirling to move into their new administration building over the 2004 Christmas holidays

Calls for certainty on water

DEVELOPERS and environmental consultants are united in their call for a single coordinated reform agenda for urban water management in WA.

Local remedies for cleaner waterways

TWO Perth-based companies believe that they have effective and environmentally friendly systems to help alleviate the environmental impacts on WA’s waterways.

Bamboo business heads to the market in good fashion

STYLE Plantation Limited last week successfully listed on the Australian Stock Exchange.

Industry wants flexibility on residential-tourism mix

DEVELOPERS and the Property Council of WA have expressed concern ahead of a Government report due mid year concerning proposed changes to the residential components of tourism projects.

Sustainable potential on show in Subi

THE results of a collaborative project involving the State Government, universities and more than 40 businesses are on public view in Subiaco.

Good call on Bunbury centre

A COLLABORATIVE effort between developers ERBEAC and designer/builder Gavin Constructions has resulted in a unique new regional call centre for Bunbury’s largest employer, Centrelink

Challenger TAFE upgrade on back of $7.5m grant

FREMANTLE’S Challenger TAFE will use a $7.5 million Federal Government grant to build new technical learning facilities and update student and staff facilities in an attempt to attract more local and overseas students.

Report urges planning reforms

THE Western Australian branches of the Property Council of Australia and the Urban Development Institute of Australia have released a planning processes review study outlining more than 70 recommendat

Call for tougher taskforce

WORKPLACE Relations Minister Kevin Andrews has told Federal Parliament that the Building Industry Taskforce will become a permanent policing body, a year after the Royal Commission into the building a


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Work on $125m Midland Gate upgrade under way this month

Construction will get under way later this month on the $125 million transformation of the Midland Gate Shopping Centre.