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1980s House Upgrades to Drive a Decade of Home Renovations Boom
Residential
Monday October 30 2017

1980s House Upgrades to Drive a Decade of Home Renovations Boom

Australia’s home renovations sector is expected to expand by almost three billion dollars over the next three years and provide significant opportunity over the next decade...

Home Renovations: Australia’s Next Construction Boom?
Residential
Wednesday April 19 2017

Home Renovations: Australia’s Next Construction Boom?

The latest edition of the HIA Renovations Roundup was recently released.

Trade Opportunities Shift to Home Renovations
Residential
Wednesday October 12 2016

Trade Opportunities Shift to Home Renovations

Australia’s home renovations market has emerged as a critical area of opportunity for residential tradespeople amid expectations of a pullback in new home building activity, according...

Residential Construction Fueling Canada’s Underground Economy
Residential
Thursday June 23 2016

Residential Construction Fueling Canada’s Underground Economy

New data from Statistics Canada says Canada's underground economic activity totalled $45.6 billion in 2013, or 2.4 per cent of the country's GDP.

Renovations on the Comeback Trail
Residential
Wednesday March 30 2016

Renovations on the Comeback Trail

Amid an environment of low interest rates, stronger house prices and an increasing number of houses entering the age group in which home owners opt to...

Why Help From Mates is a Bad Idea
Residential
Thursday March 5 2015

Why Help From Mates is a Bad Idea

Everyone has a tradie mate or family member who can help out.

Higher Density Housing to Alter Renovation Types: Economist
Residential
Tuesday July 1 2014

Higher Density Housing to Alter Renovation Types: Economist

The trend toward higher density housing in Australia will have significant implications for the type of renovation jobs which will be in demand over the longer...

Sydney Tradespeople Breeze through Watchdog Audit
Residential
Friday April 11 2014

Sydney Tradespeople Breeze through Watchdog Audit

More than 98 percent of construction tradespeople working on new residential buildings and home renovation projects in Western Sydney have demonstrated proper and adequate compliance with...

Renovation and Depreciation: Five Facts for Property Investors
Residential
Thursday February 27 2014

Renovation and Depreciation: Five Facts for Property Investors

It’s easy to see Australians have a passion for property renovation. All you need to do is switch on the television and you’ll find evidence in...