The Queensland Edge

As borders gradually open, we will see Queensland in prime position to attract investors - internationally, nationally and locally. Our business leaders and researchers have been a part of the property market decisions here for over 50 years. JLL knows Queensland, that’s our edge. 
In this series, our team provides an in-depth overview on the key markets and economic trends; informing you on important predictors for the future.

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Economic outlook

What does Queensland’s economic outlook mean for the property market?­ We delve into key factors on why the recovery of Queensland will be ahead of Australia and other advanced economies.
Paul Noonan,Managing Director – Queensland, Executive Director – Capital Markets Australia
Paul Noonan
Managing Director – Queensland, Executive Director – Capital Markets Australia
Bhavin Patel,Director, Research
Bhavin Patel
Director, Research

Retail outlook

Businesses that aim to thrive rather than merely survive will be the winners in a changing operational environment in retail. We examine the structural trends affecting retailing and where opportunities may present themselves for retailers as well as landlords.
Jacob Swan,Joint Head of Retail Investments - Australia
Jacob Swan
Joint Head of Retail Investments - Australia
Charles Chapman,Director, Valuation Advisory - QLD
Charles Chapman
Director, Valuation Advisory - QLD
Cameron Taudevin,Head of Retail Leasing, Property & Asset Management - QLD
Cameron Taudevin
Head of Retail Leasing, Property & Asset Management - QLD
Shane McCann,Head of Retail, Property & Asset Management - QLD
Shane McCann
Head of Retail, Property & Asset Management - QLD

Office outlook

Within Australia, Brisbane will be a sought-after destination given the higher economic growth of the city and the state relative to rest of Australia and the better risk-adjusted returns that the Brisbane office market offers.
Seb Turnbull,Head of Sales and Investments - QLD
Seb Turnbull
Head of Sales and Investments - QLD
Anthony Simpson,Head of Valuation Advisory - QLD
Anthony Simpson
Head of Valuation Advisory - QLD
Nick Robson,Head of Commercial Management - QLD
Nick Robson
Head of Commercial Management - QLD
Dirk van Velden,Head of Tenant Representation - QLD
Dirk van Velden
Head of Tenant Representation - QLD

Industrial outlook

Within Queensland, our report examines how the broader economic outlook for the state and structural trends affecting trade are likely to impact on industrial property. We also look at how infrastructure projects like Inland Rail will re-orient Australia's logistic supply chain in favour of Brisbane.
Shaun Canniffe,Head of Industrial - QLD
Shaun Canniffe
Head of Industrial - QLD
Gary Hyland,Senior Director, Industrial - QLD
Gary Hyland
Senior Director, Industrial - QLD
Chris Davis,Director, Industrial Occupier Services - QLD
Chris Davis
Director, Industrial Occupier Services - QLD
Trent Cropley,Director, Valuation Advisory - QLD
Trent Cropley
Director, Valuation Advisory - QLD
Nick Robson,Head of Commercial Management - QLD
Nick Robson
Head of Commercial Management - QLD

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