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August 2019 – Spotlight on Loganholme

1 August, 2019 / Vanessa Rader and Calen Dagis / Download Research
The Loganholme market is home to a mix of assets however largely comprises industrial premises, notably modern industrial strata unit facilities which include office space. A strong owner occupier market, over the past five years we have seen an upsaving in values for these assets with capital values now averaging $1,620/sqm as more investors have speculated in commercial assets. Despite…

July 2019 – Bayside Commercial End of Financial Year Wrap

17 July, 2019 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research
The 2018/19 financial year has been one of mixed fortune. Late 2018 we saw activity levels drop as financing regulation made investment difficult for smaller private investors; many buyers put any purchasing decisions on hold until greater certainty surrounding the Royal Commission was found. Furthermore, the announcement and subsequent Federal Election in 2019 was another reason… 

April 2019 – Bayside Commercial 1Q Update

8 April, 2019 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research
Confidence has rebounded in Queensland off the back of improved employment demand and continued investment into the local economy. However, the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the Royal Commission on Banking has done much to dampen investment activity across the country. Despite this, demand for quality assets across the Bayside region maintains; albeit with slightly less urgency…

December 2018 – Bayside Commercial 2018 Calendar Year Overview

4 December, 2018 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research
The 2018 calendar year has seen elevated transaction levels and favourable results for the Bayside region.After turnover levels reached over $112million in 2017, the spotlight on the banking sector putting pressure on lending practises was anticipated to have a strong effect on suburban commercial markets. However, 2018 (to date) has yielded just shy of $100million in transaction value across…

July 2018 – Bayside Commercial End of Financial Year Overview

27 July, 2018 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research
Interest in smaller commercial assets across the Bayside region continues into the June quarter as transactions for the 2017/2018 financial year hit $105.696million, representing a 37.67% increase on the prior year. Despite financial tightening by many banks, both small investors and owner occupiers continue to seek out commercial property as an alternative to residential in the sub-$1.5million…

May 2018 – Bayside Commercial Overview

15 May, 2018 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research
With interest rates low and quality investment options limited, 2017 saw a large increase in the number of small private investors seeking commercial property nationally. An alternative to residential or other asset classes, demand rose across most of the country for smaller sub $1.5million assets which offer attractive yields or improved rental potential. Owner occupiers also are evident in the market…

November 2017 – BRIEF: Wynnum/Manly Commercial Market

15 November, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research
The bayside suburbs of Wynnum and Manly offer a range of modern industrial stock together with office property and high street retail accommodation, all targeted at small local business and convenience retailing. These properties are generally tightly held and include a high level of owner occupied premises; during the 2016/2017 financial year there was $23.76million transacted in these…

August 2017 – BRIEF: Spotlight on Cleveland

3 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research
Cleveland is located on the western shores of Moreton Bay and is approximately 25 kilometres from Brisbane within the local government area of Redland City. This location is home to a large sub-regional shopping centre as well as a high volume of original strip retail shopping, strata office properties and industrial assets servicing both the private investor and local owner-occupier market…

March 2017 – BRIEF: Spotlight on Capalaba

21 March, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research
Capalaba is a suburb in Brisbane’s South East within the local government area of Redland City. This location is home to a sub-regional shopping centre being one of the major shopping nodes, and also has a high volume of industrial assets servicing the private investor and local owner occupier market. Whilst not on the major road network connecting Brisbane to Gold Coast, this location caters to a…