Economics

MacroPlan provides our clients with the information and tools to make better plans and decisions that in effect will create value, manage risk, and improve their prospects for success.

Our experienced and qualified economists align their understanding of macro-economic forces (political, economic, social and technological) with micro-economic variables like geographic and industrial characteristics, demographics, labour market shifts, resource demand and commercial realities.

We deliver accurate and detailed economic analysis and forecasts that are supported by our research capabilities, extensive database, specialist research library and advanced statistical applications and technology.

MacroPlan provides the following targeted property economic services across the public, private and not for profit sectors:

  • Major redevelopment project analysis
  • Economic development strategies
  • Population forecasts and demographic analysis
  • Macro and micro economic market analysis
  • Cost benefit analysis
  • Feasibility studies and financial modelling
  • Economic impact assessments
  • Qualitative triple bottom line analysis using multi-criteria assessment
  • Government policy research, analysis, development and implications
  • Property economic forecasting
  • Program management
  • Sectoral and niche market studies and analysis
  • Identification of infrastructure funding strategies
  • Australia’s future direction — long term strategic advice

MacroPlan provides the following targeted retail economic services:

  • Store network advice and sales
  • Individual site analysis and sales assessments
  • Trade area definitions and demographic analysis
  • Market projections, including outlook for population and retail spending growth
  • Feasibility studies for proposed retail developments
  • Due diligence reviews for retail asset acquisitions
  • Research and advice regarding tenancy mix and compositions
  • Market assessments of retail potential, including sales and occupancy cost advice
  • Strategic reviews of existing/proposed shopping centres and their development potential
  • Benchmarking of shopping centre performance, including composition, sales and occupancy cost advice
  • Market share analysis
  • Preparation of leasing brochures and asset sale documents
  • Expert evidence and advice for court/panel hearings