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Victorian Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme – It’s Back

Following the Victorian Government’s announcement on 28 July to re-establish the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme, the Bill to give effect to the re-established Scheme was introduced into Parliament today. The legislation will enable the Government to make regulations in relation to eligible leases to give effect to various aspects of the Scheme. We understand the … Read more

Tenancy pre-commitments for new developments

What to look out for when securing or signing up to tenancy pre-commitments for a new development We have seen that despite COVID-19, the demand for manufacturing and warehouse facilities, distribution centres and retail space within homemaker centres continues to be strong. The development of new premises for these uses is increasingly important to meet … Read more

Why is Kaufland departing Australia?


Posted By on 23/01/20

Kaufland, part of the world’s fourth largest retailer, Schwartz Group, has announced it will not continue with its plans to commence trading in Australia – despite having broken ground on its first distribution centre, and having gone through the process of securing around 20 Australian sites and associated planning approvals. Unless this is some bizarre … Read more