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Solid six months for Fleetwood

Perth-based Fleetwood Corporation has posted solid results for the half year, with revenue higher and profit surging, but no dividends declared.

Improving sentiment to drive property rebound

Perth's median house price is on the verge of upswing in 2017, as a stabilising labour market and surging commodity prices drive marked improvements in consumer sentiment.

Boral shakes off WA pain to deliver solid profit

Building products manufacturer Boral has maintained a solid half-year profit despite cutting 100 jobs in Western Australia last year, following a plunge in sales volumes and earnings at its Boral B

South Perth uncertainty stalls Civic Heart

Buyers at Finbar Group's $400 million Civic Heart project are being refunded their deposits, after the state's largest apartment developer announced it would scale back the size of the tower because of uncertainty regarding planning rules in South Perth.

Developers keen on Cannington

A commercial property across the road from Westfield Carousel has sold for $1.6 million, as developers continue to seek sites around the City of Canning's planned new town centre.

Technology shake-up for property

Disruptive technologies continue to gain traction in the property market, with more than 400 Western Australian agents expected to use online advertising portal HumblAbode by the middle of this year, while a Perth-based firm is taking a software platform designed to simplify back-office transactions to the ASX.

Industry reignites stamp duty debate

Property industry bodies have entered the state election fray, with both the Urban Development Institute of Australia and the Property Council of Australia lobbying for stamp duty concessions and planning reform to boost housing affordability.

Community key for apartment buyers

Community spirit and communal facilities have emerged as priorities for apartment buyers, according to preliminary results on a new survey by WA Apartment Advocacy.

Small CBD effect, big impact in the suburbs

Striking a balance between CBD and suburban office markets is becoming crucial in a post-boom economy.

WorkZone East sold in near $70m deal

Sydney-based property fund manager and investment group CorVal has made a big acquisition in Western Australia, buying Northbridge office building WorkZone East from Charter Hall in a $68.2 million deal.

Bulky goods centre sold for $57.8m

Retail property syndicator APiL has added to its Perth portfolio, buying bulky goods precinct Joondalup Gate for $57.8 million.

Builton-linked entity resurfaces as Buildplex

A company associated with Builton appears to be manoeuvring to complete two of the biggest jobs of the failed development and construction company - the Quattro on Burswood and Vue Maylands apartment projects.

This week's property round-up

OPINION: Sales activity was up over the week, with Reiwa members reporting an increase in weekly sales to 688.

This week's property round-up

OPINION: Sales activity contracted over the week, with Reiwa members reporting a decrease in weekly sales to 567.

Steady year tipped for office vacancies

Office vacancies in Perth's CBD have peaked, according to some in the commercial property sector, with markets expected to stabilise as construction of new offices slows.

Perth housing market shows signs of life

The worst could soon be over for Perth's troubled housing market, with new data hinting at a bottoming of the downturn while warning that any recovery will likely be slow.

Aldi flags 14 more WA stores in 2017

German supermarkets giant Aldi says it will open 14 more stores in Western Australia this year, after the debut of 19 of its outlets in Western Australia in 2016.

National Storage makes $30m Perth investment

National Storage has spent $30 million in Perth, buying the freehold interests of two of its facilities in Rockingham and Guildford, acquiring two industrial plots, and renegotiating a lease on a S

Smaller houses suit changing lifestyles

SPECIAL REPORT: Developers are working more closely than ever with Western Australian builders to provide a diverse range of housing options to cater for changing lifestyles in a rapidly evolving market.

M/Land launches with 67-lot Secret Harbour development

SPECIAL REPORT: The head of a new boutique land developer believes difficult market conditions provide the perfect opportunity for the business to make a splash in the market.

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