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Australian Seniors Facing No Vacancy
Residential
Wednesday February 7 2018

Australian Seniors Facing No Vacancy

Elderly Australians seeking to enter retirement villages are increasingly butting up against capacity constraints as the industry battles to roll out stock fast enough to keep...

Growing Old (Dis)gracefully
Residential
Thursday September 29 2016

Growing Old (Dis)gracefully

If you were aged 23 when The Sex Pistols first burst onto the music scene in 1975, you’ll be 65 years old next year. Think of...

Transitioning Skills from Residential to Other Construction Sectors
Business
Wednesday July 13 2016

Transitioning Skills from Residential to Other Construction Sectors

The saying "timing is everything" couldn’t be truer when it comes to Queensland’s construction market.

Is Non-res Construction Australia’s Next Big Thing?
Business
Friday July 8 2016

Is Non-res Construction Australia’s Next Big Thing?

Australia’s non-residential construction industry has always been a ‘big thing’ for the economy, but in more recent years the industry has been suffering the hangover from...

Expect a Boom in Aged Care Developments
Business
Tuesday July 28 2015

Expect a Boom in Aged Care Developments

A new report indicates that the Healthcare and Retirement Living (HRL) sector is on the verge of major growth drive, with dramatic changes to Australia’s demographic...

Preparatory Measures Necessary to Protect Australia’s Elderly
Buildings
Tuesday October 14 2014

Preparatory Measures Necessary to Protect Australia’s Elderly

As summer approaches, with predictions of record breaking temperatures, preparation for protecting those in aged care facilities is paramount.

The Impact of Victoria’s Planning System on Aged Care
Urban Planning
Thursday May 15 2014

The Impact of Victoria’s Planning System on Aged Care

The rapid expansion of Victoria's urban population in tandem with the ageing of that population will have major implications for the future development of the aged...

The Rise of Vertical Aged Care
Residential
Friday April 25 2014

The Rise of Vertical Aged Care

The aged care sector as a whole has assets of $28 billion, looks after more than 182,000 residents and contributes more than 38,000 jobs. The Department...

Azure Blue Redcliffe – An Integrated Aged Care Development
Residential
Thursday March 6 2014

Azure Blue Redcliffe – An Integrated Aged Care Development

Australia’s ageing and growing population presents a critical challenge for communities and governments alike.