Proceedings from the PRRES Conference - 2003


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PRRES Conference - 2003, Keynote Presentations

PRRES Conference - 2003, Papers Listed by Topic

Compulsory Acquisitions and Property Rights

Corporate and Public Real Estate   



Finance /Investment

Financial Case Studies

Housing Studies

Investment Analysis

Land Management

Office Property

Professional Practice & Ethics

Property Indexes/Cycles

Property Markets

Property Portfolios

Property Portfolios and Rights

Public Policy


Residential Valuations

Retail and Office Property

Rural Land Management

Specialist Properties

Specialist Valuations,   

Theory and Behavioural Studies,   


PRRES Conference - 2003, Papers Listed by Author

Armitage & Irons, Heritage Listing and Property Value in Queensland:  A Review 

Aycock, Islamic Finance and Commercial Real Estate – A Review of Current Trend, Issues, and a Case Study on the Application of Islamic Finance to Multi-Fmily Construction/Permanent Loans in the US

Aycock, Expert Witness Testimony and the Use of Environmental Contamination Research in Eminent Domain Cases

Bjornlund, Valuation and Lending Implications of the Separation of Land and Water Rights  (Refereed)

Blake  , Compensation:  The Future of Native Title Law in Australia

Blight, An Alternative Method for Residential Property Valuation

Bond, Challenges Confronting Property Valuation Practitioners in Australasia

Bond, The Impact of Cellular Phone Base Station Towers in Property Values

Boon, The Real Estate Implications of the Changing Rural Economy

Boyd, Property Cash Flow Studies – Focusing on Model Consistency and Data Accuracy (Refereed)

Boydell and Small, The Emerging Need for Regional Property Solutions – a Pacific Perspective (Refereed)

Breidenbach, Real Estate Securitisation as an Alternative Source of Financing for the Property Industry

Byrne, Is the UK Commercial Real Estate Market Fractal?

Chan, Toxic Time Bomb at Mickey Mouse’s New Home – A Case Study of Disney Theme Park in Hong Kong

Chin, Wei, Macro-economic factors Affecting Office Rental Values in Southeast Asian Cities (Refereed)

Christudason, Optimisation of Land Use Through Innovative Legislation in Singapore

Costello, Long Run Information Diffusion Processes in the Perth Housing Market  1988 – 2000.

Cowley, Forecasting Trends in the Brisbane Central Business District Office Market (Refereed)

Crews, Financial Benchmarking: New Zealand Real Estate Agencies Compare their Performance

D’Arcy, Contemporary Practice in Real Estate Service Provision:  Some Evidence from the UK

D’Arcy and Kaleva, Real Estate Service Markets and the Informed Client:  Towards a Research Agenda

Dakaica, The Weakening of Fiji’s Communal Native Land

Du Toit & Cloete, Development of an Integrated Property and Asset Market Model for South Africa Based Upon the Fischer-Dipasquale –Wheaton (FDW) Real Estate Model (Refereed)

Dulakuiverata, Land Acquisition in Fiji

Earl & Regan, From the Three P’s to the Three W’s Public Private Partnerships and Beyond

Eves, The Influence of Farm Management on NSW Rural Property Income and Total Average Annual Returns (Refereed)

Eves & Wills, The True Cost and Performance of Individual Residential Property Investment:  An Australian Comparison

Flaherty, Residential Property Prices – A Survey of Events Leading to the Present

Fortes et al, An Empirical Pilot Study of a Domestic Ventilation System for the Control of Moisture in NZ Housing (Refereed)

Gibler & Reed, The Case for Reverse Mortgages in Australia – Applying the USA Experience (Refereed)

Gilbert, Contested Public Lands:  Values, Power and Public Process in Government Asset Disposal Programs

Grace Wong, The Only Way to Build is Upwards:  The tallest Public Housing Development Project in Singapore

Hargreaves, Home Ownership – An Increasingly Elusive Goal (Refereed)

Hassan, Vertical Inequity in the Rating System – A Fiji Case Study

Humphreys, FRP Composites and the Service Life of Buildings and Infrastructure (Refereed)

Hwa, Investment Characteristics of Malaysian Residential Properties

Hwa, Corporate Real Estate Reorganisation and Restructuring

Irons & Armitage, The Future of Office Property (Refereed)

Karantonis, An Empirical Study of Demand Factors Affecting the Segmented Sydney Housing Market

Keogh, Flirting with Forfeiture

Keogh, The ‘Special Value’ of Land in Compulsory Acquisition Cases (Refereed)

Kim, The Dynamics of Industrial Property Market in Australia

Kirkwood, An Examination of the Application of the Law of Suppression of Radical Potential in the Field of Real Estate Professional Practice (Refereed)

Kishore, Diversification Benefits from the Inclusion of International Property in Australian Portfolios

Kummerow, Information for Property Market Efficiency

Kummerow, Theory for Real Estate Valuation:  An alternative way to teach real estate price estimation methods

Levy & Henry, A Comparative Analysis of US, UK and Australian Published Property Research Methedologies and Methods (Refereed)

Li, Housing Reforms in China:  A Paradigm Shift to Market Economy (Refereed)

Lim et al, Retail Activity in Malaysia:  From Shophouse to Hypermarket

Lundstrom, Real Time Information – A Strategy for Development of Property Index

McFarlane, Statutory Residential Land Valuation and Mass Appraisal in Australia

Newell, Analysis of Pacific Rim Property Research Journal Performance

Newell & Keng, The Significance of Property Sector and Geographic Diversification in Australian Property Portfolios

Newell et al , The Role of Market Timing and Property Selection in Listed Property Trust Performance

Parker, Generic Software Packages:  A Concept  for Best Practice

Pienaar & Cloete, Hostel Conversion as Social Housing in South Africa – Funding Regime vs Real Needs (Refereed)

Pornchokchai, Lessons Learnt from Housing Speculation in Bangkok

Reed & Stewart, The Increasing Importance of Serviced Offices as a Competing Land Use

Robinson & Reed, Property Transactions:  A Note on Ethics

Ross, The Role of Decision-maker Preferences in Tenancy Selection of CBD Office Accommodation 

Schulte, The Accreditation of Collegiate Real Estate Programs

Sheehan, Water Property Rights in Australia

Shulte-Daxboek, Internationalisation of Real Estate Education

Sim et al, Perception of the Real Estate Investment Environment by Main Actors and Players:  The Case of Singapore

Sims, The Effect of Electricity Distribution Equipment on the UK Residential Property Market

Small, The Dimensions of Human Action and Property

Stevenson, A Comparison of the Forecasting Ability of ARIMA Models

Stevenson, International Real Estate Security Diversification:  Empirical Evidence using Mean-Variance Spanning Tests

Susilawati et al, The Influence of Inflation, Interest Rate, Exchange Rate and GDP to House Selling Level in Surabaya

Tan, Performance Analysis of Property Securities Funds

Warren, Corporate Property Strategies in the Australian Public Sector

Wills, Benchmarking the Performance of Public and Private Corporate Real Estate

Wilson & Zurbrugg, Permanent and Transitory Driving Factors in Australian Property Markets

Wu, Impact of the Olympics to the Host City’s Residential Property Market

Yu, Optimising Industrial Land Use:  The Case of Enbloc Redevelopment