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Inside 80 Collins – Melbourne’s newest luxury precinct

With flagship stores from Saint Laurent and Golden Goose, gourmet cafes and high-end dining, there's something for every...

CBD spending recovery underway, says CommBank

“Small businesses in CBD areas have had it really tough over the past year but we’re seeing encouraging signs of recover...

Can cheap parking and store-only discounts boost CBD foot traffic?

With three days to go until JobKeeper ends, retailers need an incentive for customers to get back shopping in CBDs.

Inside retail’s fragmented future

Suburban shopping centres versus CBD stores. Convenience versus experience. High versus low income earners. Here are som...
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Why The Iconic co-founder’s cannabis company is attracting celebrity investment

The Iconic co-founder Finn Age Hänsel shares the challenges of running a cannabis business and his plans for entering Au...

We need more buzzy precincts like NYC’s SoHo. Here’s how to build them

Here’s what world-famous precincts like NYC’s SoHo and Paris’ Marais have in common.

Time-poor lifestyles shifting retail mix in CBDs

Prime retail space is increasingly driven by service-based operators.

Investors keen on Melbourne retail trophy assets

Despite soft retail trade conditions, Victorian retail investment activity is on track to achieve record highs.

Offshore buyer snaps up first Melbourne CBD retail asset of 2018

Strong sale result "sets the precedent" for the rest of the year.

Melbourne luxury precinct gets new owners

CBD location to build on arcade and laneway culture.

High street rents forcing retail rethink in urban areas

As Australia’s CBDs continue to grow, retailers have faced higher rents and stiffer competition – many are getting creat...

Performance anxiety in Melbourne’s retail hubs

A spate of major shopping centre redevelopments highlights the challenges faced by High Street and CBD retailers in Melb...

Perth scores retail development record

Perth city records highest number of new shopping centres developments in 2014 since GFC.

Christmas first for Melbourne CBD

Trading hours extended in Melbourne CBD in the lead up to Christmas.

DJs in redevelopment talks

Potential redevelopment underway for one of the department store's CBD flagships.

Trio of towers for Brisbane’s CBD

Centrepiece of city redevelopment to include retail, restaurants, and supermarket.

Perth’s malls to go smoke free

City of Perth becomes first council in WA to ban smoking in major pedestrian areas, including city malls.

Perth CBD set for makeover

Permanent food market part of plans for new city precinct in Perth.