Insight

Nov 13th 2020

Land tax is a State tax calculated on the freehold land you own in Queensland at midnight 30 June of each year.  Different rates apply depending on this total and what type of owner (category) you are.  In commercial property (e.g. an industrial lease where the lessee may be liable for outgoings), land tax is […]

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Blue Commercial would like to welcome Jasmin Fuller and Sam Quintner to the team. Jasmin joins us from a 3 year appointment at Savills Australia in the Brisbane office. With a strong analytical mind, excellent communication and networking skills across both private sector and institutional clients, Jasmin is a welcome addition to AM&A team. Sam […]

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Suggested Frequency: An Annual Program As it stands currently, no Australian State indicates how often an electrical thermographic inspection should be done on a property. Instead, a generalised ‘best industry practice’ is always recommended with reference to the NFPA Electrical Code which states a mandatory requirement for electrical switchboards and panels. The benefits of commissioning […]

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A big congrats to John Slater on another great job done via Auction at 71-77 Boyd Street, Tugun. A functional 1,803sqm warehouse and detached office/administration building sitting on a secure 4,059sqm site featuring extensive hardstand areas and dual cross over street access. Follow the link below to watch a bit of the action on the […]

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Our Industrial Team members Ryan Bennett and Tim Spencer are pleased to announce the successful recent sale of 39 Suscatand Street, Rocklea, a 818sqm industrial freestander with large yard and ideally located with easy access to and from the Ipswich Motorway. For further information on this transaction, please contact: Ryan Bennett 0403 141 120 / […]

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Aug 24th 2020

In a tightly held industrial precinct only 3kms from the Brisbane CBD, our long time leasing/sale specialist in Kelvin Grove, Tony Pagano has done it again with 3 properties recently leased. For more information or if you need any property advice or assistance, please contact Tony Pagano – 0408 721 665 / tony@bluecommercial.com.au

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An awesome result achieved by John Slater and Ryan Bennett with the Auction at 30 Medway Street, Rocklea – SOLD UNDER THE HAMMER! A modern tilt panel 1,297m2 office/warehouse sitting on a fully fenced 3,401m2 site featuring extensive hardstand areas. Industrial blocks of this size in core Brisbane industrial locations are rare. A celebratory drink […]

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With the choice of a tightly held industrial within the Gold Coast Airport precinct, a retail opportunity in the renouned Emporium precinct or a chance for an owner occupier/investor to acquire a quality industrial asset – all of these are worth consideration. ROCKLEA – 30 Medway Street, Rocklea Auction: Thursday, 20 August 2020 – 11:00am […]

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Most commercial property owners use plans to assist with rent calculations when leasing and to give transparency to the occupier. A lettable area survey determines occupiable floor space and/or land for leasing purposes.  The Property Council of Australia (PCA) has set guidelines for the method of measurement to be used, whether industrial (GLA), retail (GLAR) […]

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Are you wanting to find a way to help reduce your building’s risk rating?  Will this reduce your insurance premium as well as your overall risk exposure?  Pendulum Slip Testing is a very cost effective way to look at reducing your building’s risk.  At Blue Commercial we have found that more and more insurers are […]

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The last couple of months have proven to be busy times for Blue Commercial with marketing.   A portfolio of opportunities at a glance.

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Under most leases tenants pay some form of security, usually by way of a bank guarantee or security deposit (bond). The security deposit (being “personal property” under the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth)) (PPSA) is used to secure performance of the tenant’s lease obligations. This creates a “security interest” for the purposes of the […]

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