Development Fundamentals

8 & 9 June

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Course details


Tuesday, 8 June &
Wednesday 9 June 2021


Start: 9am
Finish: 4:30pm


Level 12
120 Edward Street, Brisbane


$1,500 Members
$2,000 Non-Members

Course overview

The Development Fundamentals course is an introduction to the property industry for newcomers or professionals seeking to grow their knowledge base. This course covers
the foundations of town planning, the development application process, negotiation, contracts, design, building costs, and construction.

Designed to provide an understanding of the development cycle, the course is delivered by current industry professionals with extensive property expertise.


8 June

Day 1 sessions

– Research
– Due diligence
– Selecting the site
– Feasibility – a case study
– Development options – a case study
– Designing for the market and for your site
– Town Planning & the development application process.
9 June

Day 2 sessions

– Negotiations and contracts
– Understanding funding options
– Development management and budgeting
– Development cycle and acquisition strategies
– Understanding strata
– Understanding costs and construction management
– Sales and marketing.


Learning outcomes

  • Understand the development cycle
  • Grasp the journey from site selection through to delivery.


Who should attend? 

  • New to the property industry
  • Assistant Development Managers
  • Project and Operational Managers
  • Graduates
  • Key decision makers and advisors.


Richard Fulcher Director Oliver Hume
Peter Egerton Technical Director – Urban Design RPS
Melissa Drake Senior Urban Designer RPS
Chiara Towler Senior Planner RPS
Ivan Orola Special Counsel HopgoodGanim Lawyers
Cameron McColl Chief Operating Officer Boulder Capital
David Byrne Director Relationship Credit ANZ
Greg Tupicoff General Manager – Development Alder Developments
Jim O’Hare Director Stratacare
Matt Hemming Partner & 5D Quantity Surveyor Mitchell Brandtman
Brendan Tutt Managing Director Tessa Group

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  2. You have not been in contact with a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19; 
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  4. If any of the above circumstances change prior to the event you will notify us and not attend the event.

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