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Victorian Builders Slam Insurance Premium Surge
Business
Thursday June 13 2024

Victorian Builders Slam Insurance Premium Surge

Builders in Victoria have slammed the latest hike in home-building insurance premiums, claiming that the hike will add thousands of dollars to the cost of new...

NSW Goes for Fairer Sydney Housing Distribution
Zoning
Thursday May 30 2024

NSW Goes for Fairer Sydney Housing Distribution

The distribution of new housing provision in Sydney will be more equitable as a result of new targets that will ensure that wealthier and established parts...

Australia’s Best Homes Have Been Unveiled
Residential
Tuesday May 21 2024

Australia’s Best Homes Have Been Unveiled

Australia’s best homes have been unveiled.

Australia’s Housing Supply Will Fall Short of Long-term Demand
Residential
Wednesday May 8 2024

Australia’s Housing Supply Will Fall Short of Long-term Demand

Australia will not build a sufficient number of new homes in the private housing market to meet expected growth in housing demand over the next six...

Australia’s Housing Construction Starts Fell to 11-Year Lows in 2023
Residential
Friday April 12 2024

Australia’s Housing Construction Starts Fell to 11-Year Lows in 2023

Housing construction starts in Australia fell to their lowest level for eleven years in 2023, new data shows.

Housing Construction Lending Edges Up but Remains Sluggish
Business
Friday April 12 2024

Housing Construction Lending Edges Up but Remains Sluggish

Housing construction lending activity across Australia has edged up but remains at extremely sluggish levels, new data suggests.

Multi-Unit Approvals Hit 12-year Low
Business
Friday April 5 2024

Multi-Unit Approvals Hit 12-year Low

Approvals of new units, townhouses and apartments throughout Australia have fallen to their lowest level in twelve years, new data shows.

New Home Sales Edge Up in February
Business
Monday March 18 2024

New Home Sales Edge Up in February

Australia’s residential construction industry has been given some reasonably good news, with the latest data showing a modest increase in new home sales.

Infrastructure
18 May, 2020
Shower a 'sanctuary' from virus: Syd study

Sydneysiders are using enough water to fill 155 Olympic-sized swimming pools each day as they spend more time at home.

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Residential
18 Dec, 2019
Owner-occupier loans outstrip investors

Mortgage lending expanded in October, according to Australian Bureau of Statistics numbers indicating activity by owner-occupiers continued to outpace that of investors.

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30 Sep, 2019
Property lending softens again: RBA

The pace of lending to property buyers grew only slightly in August, below the rate in July, according to statistics from the central bank that have...

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Residential
25 Jul, 2019
Sydney house price fall is slowing: Domain

Sydney's embattled property market may finally be bouncing back after consecutive rate cuts and better lending conditions eased buyer tensions, according to a leading property economist.

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Residential
11 Jul, 2019
Rental prices for Sydney units fall 5%

Rental prices on Sydney units have fallen by almost 5.0 per cent over the year on an influx of new supply but remain "significantly" higher than...

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Residential
13 May, 2019
First Home Buyers to get Aid with Deposit

First home buyers will get government support with their 20 per cent house deposit whoever wins the federal election on May 18.

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Residential
13 May, 2019
Election a Wildcard for Housing Market

The outcome of the federal election could be a wildcard for the housing market amid signs the worst of the downturn in prices may be over,...

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Residential
7 May, 2019
March House Approvals at Five Year Low

“March building approvals marked the weakest month for detached house approvals since 2013,” said HIA’s Senior Economist Geordan Murray.

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Residential
8 Apr, 2019
First Home Buyers Bigger Share of Market

Australians buying their first home are making up a bigger share of all people purchasing properties throughout the nation.

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