49 blog posts Filter
49 Results

Tuggerah Lakes Private Hospital to open in May 2019

May 14, 2019

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News Strategy

Tuggerah Lakes Private Hospital (TLPH), the former Wyong Shire’s newest major health facility, has moved closer to completion, with staff announcing that the hospital will open in May. Located in the fast-growing area of Kanwal, directly opposite Wyong Public Hospital, TLPH occupies a prime location on the corner of the Pacific Hwy and Craigie Ave. […]

Rents Across Australia Rise Over The First Quarter Of 2019

May 13, 2019

ACT Region Brisbane Region Canberra Region Central Coast Region Finance Greater Sydney Region Hunter Valley Region Melbourne Region New South Wales Newcastle Area Overseas Investment Overseas Investor Property and Investment News Queensland SMSF Strategy Taxation Victoria

The first CoreLogic Quarterly Rental Review for 2019, which tracks median rents and rental yields across Australia, shows that national weekly rents have risen by 1 per cent during the first three months of the year. “This seasonally strong first quarter has delivered the highest increase in weekly rents since the corresponding first quarter a […]

Australia’s Population Becoming More Diverse

May 13, 2019

ACT Region Brisbane Region Building Canberra Region Central Coast Region Greater Sydney Region Hunter Valley Region Melbourne Region New South Wales Newcastle Area Property and Investment News Queensland Strategy Victoria

Migration data which was recently released by the ABS showed that as of June 2018, an estimated 17,650,130 residents of Australia were born in Australia. While this may seem like a high number, it shows that 29.4% of residents were born overseas. Based on data from the ABS which dates back to 1996, this is […]

Special planning proposals provide opportunity for 1,500 homes

April 11, 2019

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News Strategy

Projects at Lake Munmorah and Wallarah will be two of the first projects to be actioned under a new suite of planning measures aimed at helping Darkinjung Local Aboriginal Land Council achieve better outcomes for its land. Residential development at Lake Munmorah and a proposal to rezone land at Wallarah for employment uses and environmental […]

2020 Tuggerah Lakes Restoration Project launched

April 9, 2019

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News Strategy

Central Coast Councillors voted unanimously at the February 11 Ordinary Meeting to set up the 2020 Tuggerah Lakes Restoration Project to cover the whole of the 77sq km of waterway system. A Notice of Motion from Councillor Greg Best called for council to engage all levels of government in the timely lead-up to the 2019 […]

$350m private hospital & medical precinct announced

March 31, 2019

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Newcastle Area Property and Investment News Strategy

A major new private hospital and health precinct is earmarked for Racecourse Rd, Gosford, and should be up and running within a few short years. A joint project by AA Crown Holdings and Northside Group, the $350m Northside Private Hospital and medical precinct will deliver world-class medical services to complement Gosford’s existing public hospital. It […]

$2.8 Billion Tuggerah Precinct Investment : Central Coast

March 4, 2019

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News

Regional Development Australia Central Coast (RDACC) has applauded today’s $2.8 Billion joint announcements by the Scentre Group, Hunter and Central Coast Development Corporation and Darkinjung Local Aboriginal Land Council, to redevelop Westfield Tuggerah site and adjoining land into a major hub of employment, transport, leisure and education. RDACC Director of Regional Development and CEO, John […]

Warnervale new public school: Minister reassures parents

February 27, 2019

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News

Mr Stokes was responding to concerns by Central Coast P and C president Sharryn Brownlee that the school plan might have been delayed after the project reference group guiding the project had failed to meet for more then six months. Mr Stokes said the project was progressing with design options for the new school currently […]

Coast’s water supply network gets $61million boost

February 16, 2019

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure Property and Investment News

The $61million project will boost water supply to the Central Coast’s rapidly growing northern suburbs and improve water security for the entire region. Council Director Water and Sewer, Bileen Nel said the Mardi to Warnervale Pipeline project is the next major step to enhance the Central Coast’s water supply network. “The pipeline will run from […]

 

A Fast Rail Future for NSW

December 6, 2018

Canberra Region Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure Greater Sydney Region Hunter Valley Region New South Wales Property and Investment News

Vision Many of our state’s regional areas have room to grow and are keen to draw in more investment, generate job opportunities and attract skilled workers. The government wants to make it easier and provide more choice for people to live and work in regional NSW. In July 2018, the government released A 20-Year Economic Vision […]

GR Homes liquidation leaves Hunter family in limbo

December 4, 2018

Building Central Coast Region Property and Investment News Pros & Cons

Mayfield’s Ruth Larkin and Amie Wilson were excited to hear in September that their new home, which had been under construction for the past 12 months, would be completed early. But just two months later, they fear they will soon have nowhere to live. “We were preparing to have a beautiful Christmas in our new home,” Ms Wilson […]

Wyong Hospital redevelopment: Pictures and video reveal plan

December 4, 2018

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News

Designs have been unveiled for the $200 million Wyong Hospital Redevelopment. When complete, the redevelopment will increase the service capacity of the hospital with an additional building and a revamp of some existing areas. There will be a new and enhanced Emergency Department; enhanced intensive care services; improved medical imaging; and an enhanced paediatric outpatient […]

Kangy Angy Rail Maintenance Facility: design images revealed

November 29, 2018

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News

The first images of the $300 million new Intercity Fleet maintenance facility at Kangy Angy have been released by the State Government. The controversial development has been the scene of protests by local residents who say their quiet area has been totally trashed by construction of the facility. The designs show the location and look […]

Vacancy rate creeps back up in Sydney, down in regional NSW

November 22, 2018

Central Coast Region Greater Sydney Region New South Wales Newcastle Area Property and Investment News Pros & Cons

The October 2018 edition of the REINSW Vacancy Rate Survey showed metropolitan Sydney vacancy rates were down 0.1 of a percentage point over the month to 2.1 per cent. Leanne Pilkington, president of the REINSW, said there was a slight slowdown for those looking for rental accommodation in Inner and Middle Sydney as its vacancy rate increased, […]

Two boarding houses proposed & another receives construction certificate

November 12, 2018

Boarding Houses Central Coast Region New South Wales Property and Investment News

AUGUST 4, 2018 Two boarding house proposals, at Niagara Park and Wamberal, are currently being assessed by Central Coast Council, and a third, in Beane St, Gosford, has just been granted a construction certificate. A construction certificate has been granted for a $4m, 36-room boarding house at 9 Beane St, West Gosford. The site is […]

Sydney-to-Canberra 'very fast train' the focus for $4.2-billion Snowy Hydro Fund

October 25, 2018

ACT Region Canberra Region Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News

Part of the Snowy Hydro Legacy Fund is set to be spent on funding a new corridor for a “very fast train” between Canberra and Sydney. Key points: The NSW Government says the $4.2 billion fund will be used for rail and road connectivity, freight, aviation and digital connectivity The fund was set up after […]

Central Coast wave park: Council to investigate potential sites

October 11, 2018

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News

FORCES are gathering for the Central Coast’s very own wave park. Millionaire properly developer Tony Denny would be willing to invest and Central Coast Council has committed to investigate potential sites. A wave park is a swimming pool with artificially generated, large waves similar to the ocean. They attract surfers from all over the world, […]

Snowy Hydro Scheme sale could deliver $400m to Central Coast

October 5, 2018

Central Coast Region Government Infrastructure New South Wales Property and Investment News

An estimated $400m in Snowy Hydro Scheme funding is expected to be made available to Central Coast Council from the NSW Government’s sale of its share of the Snowy Hydro Scheme to the Federal Government. The NSW Snowy Hydro Scheme Legacy Fund has a $4.1b commitment for projects in regional NSW. It is understood that […]

Wyong Race Club reveal $6 million master plan complete with all-weather track and more stables

September 27, 2018

Central Coast Region New South Wales Property and Investment News

CENTRAL Coast trainers are set to be the biggest beneficiaries of a $6 million master plan announced for Wyong Race Club today, with an all-weather training track headlining a huge investment in new and improved facilities. Punters can also expect a rather large increase in stabling capacity, from 200 to around 300 — a move […]

How Have Dwelling Values Shifted Across The Regional Areas Of Australia?

September 14, 2018

ACT Region Central Coast Region Hunter Valley Region New South Wales Property and Investment News Queensland Strategy Tasmania Victoria

The latest CoreLogic home value index results show the slowdown in the national market has become more broadly based with regional dwelling value growth continuing to slow. In this week’s Pulse we look at how values have changed over the past 12 months outside of the capital cities. Overall, regional dwelling values recorded a 1.6% […]