News and Research
Sydney Train Stations on track to deliver strong retail experience
Tuesday 23 October 2018
Four new food and beverage venues are now operating across Sydney's iconic and bustling train stations.
Equality of space and style?
Wednesday 17 October 2018
Coworking is deservedly popular, but perhaps it's equally important to continue nurturing a diversity of working styles and fitouts that suit the workforce they serve.
Research Snapshot: Asian Investment Into Australia
Tuesday 16 October 2018
An update on Asian Investment into Australia's office market, exploring yields and sources of capital.
Broadspectrum commits to do more for Indigenous Reconciliation
Monday 15 October 2018
Broadspectrum, CI Australia's ultimate parent company, is one of only 22 companies to attain Elevate status out of 600 developed RAPs.
How much is your property worth?
Thursday 27 September 2018
The commercial real estate market in Sydney remains a highly contested market for offshore capital due to its robust economic rudiments, transparency and enhanced returns compared to other global property investment markets.
From strength to strength: an update on our Tenant Reps
Wednesday 08 August 2018
Our modest yet growing team are proud to report a number of successes over 2018 and an increasingly diverse client base.
FINALISTS in 2018 REINSW Awards
Tuesday 07 August 2018
We are proud to have been finalists in the 'Commercial Agency - Large' category for the last three consecutive years, including winning the coveted award in 2017, reflecting our ongoing success and growth.
Investors look to the North
Monday 23 July 2018
There was sustained demand in the North Shore market for assets of varying sizes during the first half of 2018, and it's set to continue, according to commercial real estate firm CI Australia.
Fully-let North Shore asset sells for $60 million
Monday 02 July 2018
A significant landholding in Sydney's St Leonards at 154 Pacific Highway has sold for $60 million.
Why Subdivision Works
Wednesday 13 December 2017
In a market that is experiencing huge growth, it is important for landlords and agents to be receptive to economic and demographic drivers enabling them to fully take advantage of current conditions.
WINNERS of the 2017 Dexus Excellence Award for 'Agency, Property Transaction of the Year' category
Friday 03 November 2017
CI Australia, winners of the Dexus Excellence in Agency, Property Transaction of the Year Award.
WINNER of the 2017 REINSW Award for ‘Commercial Agency - Large' category
Friday 06 October 2017
In such a highly contested category mainly dominated by large international agencies, CI is thrilled to be named winner of the ‘Commercial Agency - Large' category.
Simply the best - 32 Walker Street
Wednesday 26 July 2017
CI Australia are proud to offer the rare opportunity to own 32 Walker Street, North Sydney. With gun barrel views across the iconic Sydney Harbour, 50 metres to the North Sydney transport interchange and North Sydney’s largest retail offering, Greenwood Plaza, right next door – 32 Walker is simply the best mid-sized commercial investment in North Sydney. Expressions of Interest close Thursday 24 August
CI instrumental in sale of North Sydney office to private offshore investor
Tuesday 11 July 2017
116 Miller Street, North Sydney has been purchased by a private offshore buyer for around $134 million with a fully-leased yield of circa 5.25%. The property is the largest potential development site in North Sydney at 2,304 square metres in size and is located directly opposite the proposed new Victoria Cross Metro Station. CI Australia’s Bevan Kenny and Chris Veitch marketed the property via an International Expressions of Interest campaign on behalf of owners Property Bank Australia, Security Capital Corporation and RG Property.
Change to NABERS Ratings - 1 July 2017
Tuesday 27 June 2017
From the 1st July 2017, updates to the Commercial Building Disclosure Program will be introduced. These changes will affect several property owners, managers and tenants across NSW - are you ready?
North Sydney – Do I Stay or Do I Go?
Thursday 15 June 2017
The end of FY16-17 is approaching, and while the National Sydney market remains one of the strongest across Australia, there has been a clear reduction in transaction volumes, a trend causing tension between the North Sydney CBD and neighbouring Sydney CBD...
CI Graduate receives 2017 PCA Award for Property Economics
Thursday 25 May 2017
Congratulations to CI success story Gloria Harb, recipient of the Property Council of Australia's Award for...
International Analyst joins CI Australia
Monday 22 May 2017
With a growing network of resource and capability across Australia, CI is further enhancing its access to key investors on a global scale, focusing on major offshore funds and privates within Asian...
More Success in Asset Management
Thursday 13 April 2017
The CI Asset Management division is growing at a rapid pace across NSW, covering...
The Evolution of Asset Management
Thursday 06 April 2017
Asset Management needs to be flexible with the ever evolving property market which is constantly adjusting to local and global atmospheres. Ongoing accreditation, the use of new technologies and a strong foundation of industry knowledge are all important features in staying ahead of the game...
Our Love for Tenant Briefs Stays Strong..
Tuesday 14 February 2017
Recent tenant movements to take more space indicates strong growth across the Sydney economy. Interestingly though, over 50% of these moves declined in building quality - showing that despite business growth, strong rental market pressure has forced tenants to make a decision between quality and...
Need new office premises in 2017? Here's how to beat the rush.
Thursday 24 November 2016
As 2016 comes to an end, the Sydney CBD market continues to boom - but will these trends stay for the New Year? Read on to keep ahead of the market in 2017...
Sleeping on the Street for Charity...AGAIN!
Tuesday 11 October 2016
The CI Team are back to take on the PIF Street Sleep and raise awareness for homeless youth across Australia!
Seller market expected to benefit from the remainder of 2016
Monday 19 September 2016
The remainder of 2016 is set to be significantly beneficial for the sellers market, as strong demand continues and vacancy rates for commercial office space within the Sydney CBD continue to tighten. View our five benefits that sellers can expect to receive here.
CI's successful appointment of 100 William Street, Woolloomooloo
Tuesday 13 September 2016
CI Australia continue to build on their successful track record following the appointment to provide property and facilities management services to 100 William Street. 100 William Street represents the largest building within the commercial management portfolio (both in NLA and number of tenants), improving the company’s profile within the market place.
Spring into a new tenancy
Tuesday 06 September 2016
Spring is here and it might be the right time for you to move into a new office accommodation. Demand for Sydney office space remains the highest amongst all Australian major cities. View our five reasons to move into a new tenancy this Spring.
FINALISTS in the 2016 REINSW Awards for Commercial Agency 'Large'
Friday 05 August 2016
CI Australia have been nominated as FINALISTS in the 2016 REINSW Awards for Commercial Agency 'Large'. To be recognised in such a highly demanded category within the property industry, mainly dominated by large international agencies, is testament to our ongoing growth and success.
The Shared Economy. Shared Services & Shared Ideas.
Wednesday 09 September 2015
We’re well into a new age as the dynamics of the service sector (and information sectors) are driving the growth and performance of many first world economies, including Australia’s. Part of this shift includes the unstoppable movement towards the shared economy.
Sydney’s Light Rail A Winner…Can We Have Some More please!
Wednesday 26 August 2015
In 2013 (the most current figures available) it was estimated there are 400 light rail networks operating world-wide, 200 being planned and 60 under construction. With Sydney CBD and East Light Rail make that 61 under construction.
Sydney’s Southern CBD & Chinatown Driven by Diversity, Access and Technology
Wednesday 19 August 2015
Sydney’s Southern CBD and Chinatown are generally considered to cover an area from Bathurst Street to Central Station, and from Elizabeth Street to Darling Harbour including Haymarket and a small part of Sydney.Currently NSW and Sydney in particular is in the midst of a new growth phase, and Sydney’s CBD in particular is well advanced into a decade of major change.
Today’s Powerhouse Technology & Property
Thursday 23 July 2015
We are all in an era of sweeping change in the way we work. Change is being energised by technology, communications technology to be specific, which is now seen as the workhorse of a modern economy. From machines moving out of the factory and into the office to cost savings delivered through office neighbourhoods, we explore this new era for modern CBD's.
Offices - The Age of Fluid Collaboration
Thursday 16 July 2015
The way we work and where we work is changing. In Australia, and in many other advanced economies, the CBD is a powerhouse of productivity, essential to the local economy.