My background is in the Australian property industry with experience across the four quadrants, equity, debt, public & private.  This has included valuations across all major asset types, investment banking, funds management and research.  My specialisation encompasses retirement accommodation and aged care including the financial aspects of this asset class.

MPhil topic:
What is the role of specialised senior's accommodation in meeting the housing needs of older Australians?

Supervisors:

  • Prof Andrew Eric Jones
  • AsPr Jonathan Corcoran
  • Research Interests
    • Retirement Accommodation
    • Residential Aged Care
  • Publications

    Books 
    Towart, L. C., 1990, Your home equity can make you rich!, Elephas Books, Carlisle, W.A.  ISBN 1875273107

    Book Chapters
    Towart, L. C., Valuation as a Discipline of Economics in Valuation Principles and Practice, 1997, Australian Institute of Valuers and Land Economists, Australian Capital Territory, pp 26 – 38. ISBN 0958654972

    Refereed Journal Articles
    Towart, L. C., 2013, Retirement Village Resident Duration an Empirical Analysis, Pacific Rim Property Research Journal, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp 43 – 56.

    Referred Conference Papers
    Towart, L. C., 2014, The Investment Experience of the Australian Retirement Village and Residential Care Sectors, RICS COBRA 2015 Conference, Sydney, 8 - 10 July 2015.

    Towart, L. C., 2013, Retirement Village Resident Duration an Empirical Analysis, Pacific Rim Real Estate Society Conference, Melbourne, 13 – 16 January 2013.  

Staff Details

Phone: 
+61 409 652 370
Position: 

RHD Candidate