Are we Addicted to Population Growth?
The mainstreams of politics (and even many of the side streams) have adopted as conventional wisdom that population growth is a necessary ingredient of economic performance...
Apartment Dwellers Sing Multi-Story Living Praises
Around Australia, but particularly in Sydney, an anti-development mood seems to be growing that attacks apartment buildings.
Please Do Disturb: Knocking on Hotels’ Future
You don’t need to fast forward to the future to see robots taking over. The truth is, they are already here – in the present –...
Property Industry Hails Morrison Victory
Australia’s property sector has welcomed the Coalition’s federal election victory, saying that Australians had rejected ‘risky’ changes to the taxation of property investment.
Australia’s Property Sector Raises the Bar on Wellness
For many companies, telling workers to drink water may not seem like cutting edge innovation in employee wellbeing.
Social Housing is Worth More than Money: Report
The value of social housing developments in Australia is complex and goes beyond standard business cases commonly applied to other infrastructure such as road or rail,...
Property Sector Slams Labor’s $37.2 Billing Tax Grab
Australia’s property sector has slammed what has been shown to be a massive hike in property taxes over the next ten years under changes planned by...
Home Truths: We Must Build Better Performing Homes
Home is where the heart is. It’s also, research tells us, where the health is. Comfortable, appropriate homes help us live longer and enjoy better health....
Interest Rates Cut to Record Lows
The Australian economy and residential sector will receive a boost following a Reserve Bank decision to cut rates to new record lows – albeit with not...
Property Dominates Road to Riches for Aussie Billionaires
Property holdings continue to play a dominant role in the portfolios of Australia’s wealthiest people, the latest report indicates.
APRA Looks to Ease Home Landing Restrictions
Australians wishing to borrow to finance home purchases may soon find financing easier under a loosening of restrictions being proposed by the banking regulator.
First Home Buyers to get Aid with Deposit
First home buyers will get government support with their 20 per cent house deposit whoever wins the federal election on May 18.
Election a Wildcard for Housing Market
The outcome of the federal election could be a wildcard for the housing market amid signs the worst of the downturn in prices may be over,...
Adelaide Wants Feedback on $38 million Infrastructure Budget
Businesses and residents of Adelaide are being aske to provide feedback on plans for the City to outlay more than $38 million in city infrastructure spending...
House Price Fall Continues to Slow
The decline in house and apartment prices throughout Australia is continuing to ease, the latest data suggests.
Housing Shortage Forcing Women to Return to Violent Partners
A lack of affordable housing could mean that women who suffer from family violence may return to their violent partners, a new report has found.
First Home Buyers Bigger Share of Market
Australians buying their first home are making up a bigger share of all people purchasing properties throughout the nation.