Jinding Australia Melbourne Office, CBD
APA provided an interactive professional workshop around the importance of undertaking due diligence prior to purchasing development sites in Victoria from the legal and town planning perspectives.
24 October 2018
Hengyi Pacific Melbourne Office, CBD
This interactive professional workshop captured the insights of the boutique apartment and land subdivision developments from the architecture and landscape architecture perspectives.
APA had a great turnout at its fourth professional workshop - “the Emerging Market - Industrial Development Opportunities” on 12th November. We were thankful to have two experienced guest speakers who generously shared their insights with APA Community. Thank you Luke Chamberlain (Tract Consultants)to explain the planning regulations and process, and Nathan Bingham (TM Insight)to introduce the profit models and investment choices for industrial developments. Special thanks to Tract Consultants for providing the venue.
16 April 2019
Intrax Consulting Engineers Pty Ltd
Melbourne Office, CBD
The professional workshop welcomed 60 guests from the property development and the associated industries. Professional engineers shared insights on the topic of Emerging Market - Commercial and Industrial Development from different perspectives.
On the 18th of December 2019, APA organised its last event of the year ‘APA End of Year Social Drink’ at Plus Architecture’s newly refurbished office in Melbourne CBD. Ian Briggs, the director of Plus Architecture Pty Ltd, warmly welcomed all guests into Plus Architecture Melbourne's new 'home'. During the evening, Max Lam, the chairman of APA, had taken us back to the past year and went through events and achievements where the community formed a big part of. This event had come to a great success with arisen cheerful laughters throughout the evening in a spacious comfortable mingling space provided by Plus Architecture, and of course we would not want to miss out on all the tempting bites and fizzy drinks and wine in a warm sunny evening of December. A big thank you to Plus Architecture Pty Ltd for hosting the evening for APA, and our guests' supports in 2019. We wish everyone a belated Christmas and a Happy New Year! We look forward to seeing you in 2020!
On the 28th of May 2020, APA organised an online webinar on topic "Impacts and Opportunities ofCOVID-19 on Property Development 2020". Vince LoMoro from Westpac has presented "How COVID-19 impacts investors’ strategies and upcoming opportunities". Benson Zhou from Savills presented "How COVID-19 impacts investors’ strategies and upcoming opportunities". Chris Pulvirenti from Savills shared the insight on "COVID-19 impacts on development valuation and outlook for the second half of 2020".
The Focal Group is a new initiative of APAA in 2022, it offers our fellow APAAers an interactive platform for ongoing upskilling and sharing of knowledge and information in designated areas of expertise with peers across the development industry.
On 23rd March 2022, we are excited to have Kai Yu from Lambert Capital. In the past decade, Kai has worked extensively in both property development and finance sectors of the industry. He has therefore developed a unique skillset and the specialty in innovative property consulting and property finance.
In APAA's professional workshop on Market Trends and Acquisitions in Greenfield developments, we are excited and honoured to have industry leaders, Luke Kelly from RPM Group and Karl Rogers from PEAKURBAN to share their knowledge and latest market insights.
The Workshop covers 21/22 Financial Year Sales Data Snapshot, Key Market Trends in Greenfield Market, Market Forecast, land Acquisition Process, Engineering Due Diligence for Land Acquisition, Civil Construction, Cost Movement and Forecast.
We are pleased to finish our 2022 events calendar with an exclusive workshop last Thursday evening on "Creating Value in the Industrial Property Market", with Luke Chamberlain and Matthew Webb sharing their key insights and findings to our community of property developers and industry leaders.