Architects and Safe Design for High Rise Residential Building
Downtown urban areas in Australia are now host to more and more high rise apartment living.
Big Jump in Sydney New Home Approvals
Approvals for new housing in Sydney are higher than at any other time since 1999.
NZ Residential Construction Market Slows
New Zealand's appetite for building new homes has slowed, data for the first month the Reserve Bank's restrictions on low deposit mortgage lending kicked in shows.
US Residential Construction Shifts Upward
US home building permits surged in October to the highest level in five years, suggesting stronger momentum ahead in the recovering housing market, government data shows.
Industry Chief Slams Victorian Building Changes
The Victorian head of one of the most influential building industry groups in Australia has launched a scathing attack on an overhaul of building regulation in...
Christchurch Consents Too Slow: NZ Prime Minister
The Prime Minister of New Zealand has weighed in on the debate surrounding the Christchurch consent debacle, saying the process of issuing approvals for new building...