February News

API presents two inaugural awards at PRRES

Two University of Western Sydney academics have received inaugural API awards recognising excellence in academia in at the recent Pacific Rim Real Estate Society (PRRES) annual conference in New Zealand.

Exposure Drafts

Read on for a list of API/PINZ documents that have been issued as an Exposure Draft.

The IPMSC launches public consultation

The International Property Measurement Standards Coalition (IPMSC) has launched a public consultation on new international measurement standard and appoints Board of Trustees.

Upcoming events

The Australian Property Institute delivers dozens of industry-leading property related events, functions and seminars nationally each year.

ATO GST update

The ATO has issued a GST Determination which confirms their long-held position that amounts paid in relation to option fees do not form part of the cost base for calculating GST payable under the margin scheme.

Sydney office demand rises

Results of the latest DEXUS Office Demand Barometer shows clear signs of improving conditions for Sydney CBD office demand in early 2014.