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Australian Housing Shortage is a Fallacy: Researchers
Residential
Wednesday November 22 2017

Australian Housing Shortage is a Fallacy: Researchers

Ideas about a housing shortage in Australia are a fallacy, a study has found.

Federal Government Beefs Up Housing Supply
Residential
Friday May 12 2017

Federal Government Beefs Up Housing Supply

Around $1.3 billion worth of Federal Government money currently given to states to help subsidise affordable rental homes will be conditional upon states delivering upon housing...

House Prices Rise Despite Supply Surge Looming
Residential
Wednesday November 16 2016

House Prices Rise Despite Supply Surge Looming

Housing prices have risen for the fourth week in a row but a looming seasonal increase in auction numbers will soon test the market, according to...

Housing Supply Could Fuel Economic Growth
Zoning
Thursday March 17 2016

Housing Supply Could Fuel Economic Growth

The government should focus on housing supply to fuel economic growth instead of fiddling with negative gearing, the Housing Industry Association says.

Is it too Late for a Housing Policy?
Zoning
Monday August 17 2015

Is it too Late for a Housing Policy?

Despite years of commentary and exhaustive economic analysis into the problems of housing affordability, most governments have steadfastly refused to entertain the need for a nationally...

Is Foreign Investment Good for Australia?
Business
Monday March 16 2015

Is Foreign Investment Good for Australia?

Are foreign investors snapping up every available home on the market, driving up property prices and locking out first homebuyers from realising their Great Australian Dream,...

Supply, Not Investors, Drive House Prices
Residential
Thursday October 30 2014

Supply, Not Investors, Drive House Prices

A lack of housing supply, rather than foreign or domestic investors, are driving house prices, property developer Mirvac says.

Housing Body Abolition Draws Mixed Construction Response
Residential
Monday November 11 2013

Housing Body Abolition Draws Mixed Construction Response

The abolition of a body set up to report on housing supply and affordability issues in Australia has drawn mixed reactions from the building industry, with...

Residential
Feb 2 2018
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...

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