Best First-time Presenter Award

For the best paper presented by a researcher who has not previously presented a paper at an IRES family conference. The criteria for consideration are:

  • the researcher must be the main author of the paper presented
  • the researcher must not have presented a paper at any of the IRES family real estate society conferences previously. The assessors will consider the following criteria:
  • clarity of expression
  • contribution to knowledge
  • awareness of existing work
  • robustness & relevance of conclusions & recommendations.

The paper will be submitted for publication in the Pacific Rim Property Journal.


For the paper: Threshold concepts in property education: a case study


For the paper: The validation of the rating for subdivision neighbourhood sustainability design in Bangkok metropolitan region, Thailand


For the paper: Market implications of operational performance variability in certified green buildings


For the paper: A simple financial guide in renting versus buying your first home in Metropolitan Perth, Western Australia


For the paper: The responsiveness of LPT returns and their attributes


For the Paper: Focus, Liquidity And Firm Value: An Empirical Study Of Listed Property Trusts In Australia


For the paper: Forecasting, Office Rents, System Dynamics, Econometric Modelling, Simulation


For the paper: Housing Reforms In China: A Paradigm Shift To Market Economy


For the paper: Contested Public Lands: Values, Power and Public Process in Government Asset Disposal Programs


For the paper: Size and Value Effects for Listed Property Trusts: A comparison with Stocks


For the paper: The Significance Of Social Influences And Established Housing Values