Cracks Appearing in the World’s Most Desirable Property Markets
Is this the end of the global housing boom?
What Can Be Hidden from an Unsuspecting Buyer?
The buyers of property are often buying without their eyes wide open. So what are the traps for buyers?
Legal Requirements for Owner Builders in Victoria
Owner builders have certain rights and duties incumbent upon them in Victoria. What do you need to know before building a residence in which you...
How to Avoid House Building Disaster
There is a genuine fear amongst many consumers that house building work, whether for a new house or house extension or renovation, is a minefield of...
Ensuring Safety in Green Retrofits
Many homeowners plan to retrofit their home to save their electricity bill, but green retrofits, if not planned properly, will cause safety hazards to both the...
Affordable Housing Opportunities in Australia
Around the world, housing authorities and government treasury/ finance/ taxation/income revenue and planning and infrastructure departments are struggling to find the...
Sailing my Earth Home Through Summer into 2017
How can you run your home freely like a sailing ship for best thermal performance in the Australian climate? An earth home could be the answer.
Misconceptions About Pre-purchase Property Inspections
Pre-purchase property inspections are highly desirable before you buy for essentially two reasons.
How Can You Protect Your Property in a Bushfire?
Not all homes have had the luxury of being designed with bushfire risks in mind. Yet there are some simple things you can do around your...
Surprise Jump in June Building Approvals
Approvals for the construction of new homes jumped 6.4 per cent in June, well above the one per cent improvement economists had expected, the Australian Bureau...
Australian Construction Sector Continues to Grow
The Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association Australian Performance of Construction Index (Australian PCI®) increased by 1.5 points to 54.3 in January, indicating industry-wide growth for a...
Anti-development Approach Will Reduce Housing Supply
The announcement that Mirvac is pulling out of a proposed housing development in the Hills Shire is a response to the anti-development approach taken by the...