Construction Costs Savings – A ‘sure fire’ way

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How To Achieve “Construction Cost Savings” Here at SCM Projects,  we have proven time and again that through utilising our time trusted methods we can bring about construction costs savings. But the biggest hurdle we face is that people tend … Read More

Project Risk – what causes failure?

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Avoiding Risk – The Importance of Licensing – by Jacon Parry [QBCC 1217287] when it comes to Project Management there is a risk that few people realise or take into account – what is it?? Risk – 3 major causes of … Read More

Why Site Plans are so Important

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This article was contributed by Site Surveys – Brisbane based Land Surveyors. Site Plans are so important because they enable cost efficiencies through all stages of all types of projects such as major renovations, extensions, new buildings, land subdivisions and … Read More

The Ugly Truth – 3 Tragic Mistakes First Time Property Developers Frequently Make [And how to avoid them]

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First time Property Developer? Be careful as these relatively innocuous mistakes may seem simple enough, they can lead to tragic financial circumstances for the unwary As you might imagine here at SCM Projects we speak with a lot of people … Read More

Project Administrators Vs Project Management

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What’s the Difference? One May Be Very Costly Don’t be fooled or seduced into thinking that there is no difference between Project Administrators & Project Managers because there is and it’s substantial and ignorance of it may cause substantial delays … Read More

BCC – Introduces Stringent New Rules

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The Bad News: Brisbane City Council have recently implemented the “Suburban Construction Management Task-force” [SCMT] which is part of their Development Assurance Unit and still in its infancy. It is slowly being rolled out. In truth, it’s not really bad … Read More

Is my project Feasible?

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How to tell if your project is feasible So, you want to be a property developer to make some extra money? Everybody seems to be doing that – it’s the favourite topic of conversation at the dinner party table. You’ve … Read More

“Dual Keys” and “Granny Flats” – Councils are changing the Rules!

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Granny Flats – The Times are A Changing – – – – -Again It was only a few years back [ since 2013] when most of the Councils in South East Queensland [SEQ] started to reform many of the rules … Read More

7 Reasons why property developments don’t see daylight

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Some Property Developments are Stillborn – Here are 7 deadly sins some property developers commit that ensure their project doesn’t get out of the ground By Adrian Stagg All Property Developments involve risk, but it is the Developers that correctly identify … Read More

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