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Time to come clean: Brand Brisbane 30 years on

November 22, 2018


Hard to believe, it’s been 30 years since the ‘Year of the River’ was declared in Brisbane. A lot of water has flowed under Brisbane River bridges since then. So what do the next 30 years hold for this mighty watercourse, fondly adopted by the ‘River City’ as brand Brisbane? Plenty has been achieved in […]

Scene Set for Strong Results Ahead

October 30, 2018


Traditionally, the second half of the year – the Spring and Summer selling seasons – are always stronger than earlier months. While the tally of 2018 sales across the inner suburbs of Brisbane to date reveals relatively low turnover, there’s no doubt it will pick up in the months ahead. There have been some extraordinary […]

Inner-West Report - October 2018

October 12, 2018

Blog Press

On the River - September 2018 - Volume 15

September 25, 2018

Blog Press

To Zip or Not to Zip?

September 12, 2018


The current Brisbane City Council Mt Coot-tha zipline proposal raises some important questions. Should taxpayers and ratepayers fund an application for a project that will be privately-run for profit? Should council really be applying to itself for approval of something it already actively supports? And, more broadly, does Brisbane ultimately see itself as a tourist […]

5 Things to Make Brisbane a Better Place

July 11, 2018


I saw a great video the other day that reminds us how good design is not only good for our environment, it’s downright good for us. So, here are 5 things we know could be done right now to change Brisbane for the better. Warning… this blog contains a shameless plug of another Dixon family […]

Suburb Brand = Competitive Edge

May 4, 2018


Discussion has been running hot lately about what makes a town or city great. In marketing speak, the term bandied around is ‘place branding’. Buzzwords aside, it’s not really about a logo. It’s about what differentiates an area, and why people are drawn to live, work or play there. Think about the characteristics of your […]

Mater Foundation Golf Day 2018

March 21, 2018


The Mater Foundation Golf Day saw 136 golfers raising money for stroke research last Friday. Thank you for all your support! Below are a few pictures of the day.

On the River - February 2018 - Volume 14

February 27, 2018

Blog Press

Busiest Brisbane River Market in a Decade

February 2, 2018


A significant market upswing in Brisbane’s prestige upstream suburbs saw 2017 record the highest annual tally of riverfront house sales in more than a decade. The surge in activity is revealed in our latest bi-annual ‘On the River’ report. Find out where the top performing suburbs are, all the sale prices, and where the best […]