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  • November 09, 2017

Fishermans Bend Framework – 2050

The State Government has released the new draft Fishermans Bend Framework and proposed draft planning scheme amendment controls to guide the long-term development of the Fishermans Bend urban renewal area until 2050. The new provisions are proposed to replace the existing interim design guidelines and controls.

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  • October 27, 2017

Reforming the Victoria Planning Provisions

The Victorian Government through its Smart Planning program is simplifying and improving the operation of the planning system, to make it the most efficient and responsive in the country.

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  • October 19, 2017
  • Housing Affordability

Changes to the housing affordability act

The Bill is intended in part to introduce a framework into the planning system to allow for the provision of affordable housing via voluntary arrangements with the private sector.

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  • October 16, 2017
  • Tax Depreciation

Hidden cash

Property depreciation is mostly claimed by the owner of an income-producing property. It is for this reason that many commercial tenants often miss out on the hidden cash available to them through depreciation.

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