Performance Benchmarking of the role of Local Government as a Regulator

Local government and the property industry are inextricably linked. However, local governments often fall far short of the mark in their regulatory duties. Some councils, and some jurisdictions, perform better than others. However the Property Council believes that there is significant room for improvement across the board. This benchmarking study should provide a blueprint for best practice in local government regulation, and show a clear path for a more efficient and effective local government sector.

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7 Ways to Achieve a Net Zero Emission Building

whitePaper | June 7, 2022

The built environment has been one of the key contributors to rising emission levels across the globe, creating an immediate urge to build net-zero carbon emission buildings. A 2021 research paper titled – ‘How to build smart, zero-carbon buildings – and why it matters’ published by The World Economic Forum in 2021 reveals that buildings represent 39% of global greenhouse gas emissions, including 28% in operational emissions and 11% in building materials and construction.

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Building a Better Future

whitePaper | August 20, 2022

In today’s economy, many people around the world continue to face challenges with starting their businesses or funding affordable housing. Some of these hardships can include not funding land or building opportunities, scarcity in available residential properties to lease or purchase, and unreasonably priced housing options, which in some circumstances leads to homelessness.

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Global Real Estate Investment and Information Platform

whitePaper | April 25, 2022

Real estate is the safest investment destination in the world that has secured stability. But real estate has to in vest time. But the average person prefers immediate fullness to a feast after 10 years. I need proof of earnings tha t I need to see right now and prefer to produce quick results. Burying in time means investing in time. Many people d on't like this technique where time makes money and time makes compounding interest plus interest. Therefore, eve n if it is the same floating, it prefers profitable real estate that generates income immediately, such as real estate, officetels, and shopping malls with "tax" income.

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Revolutionizing the Global Real Estate market

whitePaper | May 23, 2022

Due to lesser volatility and better returns, the real-estate industry has been a consistently favored asset class among investors. Driven by the myriad of benefits associated with property investments. The demand for international real-estate has also seen an upsurge. Just in the past seven years, the total sales value of international real estate assets has increased from $70 billion to $370 billion. Among all the nations. The countries in Asia-Pacific have shown a steady increase in capital outflow into international property investments. Among all the countries, the individual and corporate investors from China alone have spent an estimated $150 billion in real estate overseas in 2017. However, such overseas transactions are riddled with many challenges, including the lack of direct access to a suitable foreign bank and inhibiting government restrictions on transactions. Even when cross-border remittances are made, there is the obstacle of increased transaction costs and delay in receiving payments.

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Increasing Housing Supply and Attainability

whitePaper | December 5, 2019

The goal of the task force’s work was to identify challenges to housing supply, and thus attainability for individuals and families across the income spectrum. Improving the process for approval of development projects, and the citizen participation element of the process, are two critical elements addressed by this report. The sustainability of the region’s economic health relies on an adequate supply of housing that workers can afford. Without a range of housing types, sizes, and price points, the region is unlikely to continue to attract and retain the employment base necessary to support continued economic growth.i A healthy, attainable housing market has been found to bring other benefits as well, including improved government finances, increased expenditures at local businesses, and lower infrastructure and service delivery costs.

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The future of artificial intelligence in real estate transactions

whitePaper | July 7, 2022

We undertook research with real estate professionals across Europe to find out their views on the current use of artificial intelligence (AI), their predictions for its use in the future and what may be preventing its adoption.

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