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PROPERTY INVESTORS BANK ON BUDERIM

Signalling a renewed interest in low-risk quality commercial property, dozens of investors registered their interest in purchasing a highly visible retail holding on Burnett Street, Buderim on the Sunshine Coast.

The highly sought after retail property at 1/72 Burnett Street opposite the Woolworthsanchored Buderim Marketplace, was sold in July after a 28-day expression of interest campaign attracted more than 50 enquiries and six written offers.

Sold to a local investor for $2.035 … Read more »

FIRST QUARTER REPORT- SENTIMENTS AND INDICATORS REMAIN STRONG

INVESTORS LOOK TO SUNSHINE COAST FOR STRONGER YIELDS

A new industrial project has been generating interest on the Sunshine Coast, with its comparatively strong yields and cutting-edge design attracting investors pushed out of southern big-city markets.

The Sunshine Coast Business Hub in Caloundra West has attracted inquiries from local and international investors, with three pre-commitments in place just weeks after its launch, said CBRE’s Glen Grimish, who is marketing the project in conjunction with Luxe Commercial’s Chris Sales.

The design of … Read more »

RARE WATERFRONT COMMERCIAL OPPORTUNITY FOR SALE IN WARANA

SEPTEMBER QUARTERLY MARKET REPORT

Find out how the Sunshine Coast commercial property market has performed following the prolonged election campaign and cold winter. Click the image below to read the latest expert findings in the Luxe Commercial quarterly market report.

QUALITY QUEENSLAND BEACHSIDE INVESTMENT

High quality beachside investments for less than $1 million are hard to come by, particularly those with long-term reputable tenants.

This ground floor option at the entrance to the luxury beachfront resort Monaco Resort in Caloundra on the Sunshine Coast is one such rarity.

This retail space is leased to long-term national coffee house tenant Shingle Inn, in a high traffic area to both cars and pedestrians opposite … Read more »

COMMERCIAL PROPERTY – BACK IN FASHION!

SWINGS AND ROUNDABOUTS. Whims and fancies. Investing in property is just like everything else; one minute it’s hot, next, not so much.

On the Sunshine Coast, investing in property was out of favour a little while ago. Winter, mostly. During the election campaign, most definitely.

People were nervous, there was no certainty, would negative gearing be scrapped and what would happen to super? and the easiest thing to do was sit on … Read more »

PATIENCE LEADS TO SUCCESS

 

We’ve all seen those so-called overnight successes; the latest star on a reality singing TV show, the millionaire whose rise to the top appeared at warp speed or the friend whose property portfolio has them retiring from their day job at 40.

Their success might look like it just happened but in truth years of hard work and planning goes into everything … Read more »

GETTING CREATIVE WITH PROPERTY

Getting creative with your property portfolio is about diversifying; spreading your risk, broadening your horizons and varying your current holdings.

In short; avoid putting all your eggs in one basket.

Luxe Commercial’s managing director Chris Sales says a diversified property portfolio allows for more balanced and consistent returns and greater flexibility particularly in the commercial market.

“Property investments are long-term propositions and by diversifying … Read more »

BUSINESS RUNS IN THE FAMILY

The definition of family for Luxe Commercial managing director Chris Sales is one of passion and influence.

The 30-year-old happily admits he is still learning about business and that his dad, Glenn Sales, has and continues to be a huge inspiration, particularly when it comes to business, work ethic and people skills.

Describing his dad as hardworking and an industry leader, Chris still goes to Glenn to discuss business ideas and strategies.

“I’ve … Read more »