Tag: Ben Myers

Property Council appoints Daniel Gannon as Executive Director of Retirement Living

The Property Council of Australia has today announced the appointment of Daniel Gannon as Retirement Living Executive Director leading its Retirement Living...

Age-friendly villages should be an option for ageing: retirement living industry

Retirement villages have been overlooked as a potential model of care for Australians, proponents say, amid a government focus on home care.

Retirement industry body calls for more ‘hands on’ experience for Queensland law review

Property industry group Retirement Living has called for more operator input into a review panel tasked with overseeing Queensland’s controversial “buy back”...

Operators flag ‘uncertain future’ under Queensland retirement village laws

Queensland laws are forcing retirement village operators to “buy back” freehold properties they did not own, as new regulations come into effect.

Retirement Living Council announces new leadership team

The Retirement Living Council has announced its newly elected president as Marie-Louise MacDonald, the Chief Executive Officer of Masonic Care WA.

Comment sought on new Retirement Living Code of Conduct

Public comment is being sought on the draft version of a new national Retirement Living Code of Conduct developed by The Property Council of Australia, LASA and ACSA.

LASA and The Property Council announce new retirement living accreditation scheme

The Property Council of Australia and Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) have announced they will be partnering to deliver a renewed accreditation scheme for...

New Census data shows retirement village trends

Occupancy of retirement villages in Australia is close to capacity, highlighting the forthcoming shortage of age appropriate housing for senior Australians in their local communities, according to new data released by The Property Council of Australia.

People need more incentives to downsize: Property Council

Inequality in the aged pension assets testing is preventing more than 50,000 Australians from moving into smaller, more manageable homes, according to the Property...