Responsibility for assessing and approving certain types of planning applications in Victoria should be taken from local councils and handed to independent planning panels, a leading building industry lobby group says.
At the end of September, South Australian Labor Premier Jay Weatherill announced that the bidding process by the private sector to develop the former Royal Adelaide Hospital site was to be scrapped and that the state government was going...
Ideas about a housing shortage in Australia are a fallacy, a study has found.
Queensland must build at least 53,000 new social and affordable homes over the next decade to meet the needs of vulnerable and low-income households, the state’s property developers and social service organisations say.
The new NSW Premier is hell bent on adding housing on top of new super rail stations.
Queensland is set to implement a new building plan that will bring massive changes to many elements of the construction industry.
Stendhal, the famed 19th Century French Realist, once observed that “only great minds can afford a simple style.”
House price growth in Australia is finally slowing down, the latest data suggests.