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Timber the Material of the Future on Multi-Storey Construction
Structural
Tuesday November 28 2017

Timber the Material of the Future on Multi-Storey Construction

In 2013, Melbourne’s Docklands precinct witnessed the opening of Australia’s first modern high-rise building to be constructed out of engineered timber as Lend Lease opened the...

Skyscrapers Not Australia’s Answer to Housing Challenge
Residential
Wednesday September 7 2016

Skyscrapers Not Australia’s Answer to Housing Challenge

As the number of mega apartment complexes being built and under consideration throughout capital cities in Australia grows, a leading architect has warned that skyscrapers are...

Multi-Residential Projects to be Pushed Back
Residential
Friday August 12 2016

Multi-Residential Projects to be Pushed Back

The number of unit and apartment projects which will be deferred across major capital cities is likely to rise as requisite volumes of pre-sales become more...

Has Apartment Construction Boom Reached its Peak?
Residential
Thursday August 4 2016

Has Apartment Construction Boom Reached its Peak?

You know your multi-residential building sector is an the middle of an unprecedented when boom when you have a three-month period in which the number of...

Strata Termination Laws Must be Changed: Report
Strata
Wednesday June 1 2016

Strata Termination Laws Must be Changed: Report

Rules which enable individual owners of multi-residential property to single-handedly block moves to terminate community title schemes in Queensland are preventing necessary building upgrades from taking...

Victorians Say ‘Yes’ to Minimum Apartment Sizes
Residential
Monday January 18 2016

Victorians Say ‘Yes’ to Minimum Apartment Sizes

Victorians have given resounding approval to the notion that their state should adopt minimum apartment sizes, with around three quarters agreeing that minimum sizes should be...

How Long Will Australia’s Apartment Construction Boom Last?
Residential
Wednesday August 19 2015

How Long Will Australia’s Apartment Construction Boom Last?

If you really want to get a feel for the extent of the boom in the multi-residential construction sector throughout Australia, one of the best ways...

Is NCC Update a Boon or Headache for Multi-Residential?
Green
Wednesday July 15 2015

Is NCC Update a Boon or Headache for Multi-Residential?

As the proposed changes to the NCC 2016 are currently up for debate, it’s undoubtedly worthwhile to dig a little bit deeper in terms of what...

Finally, Some Good News For Multi-Residential Projects
Green
Tuesday June 16 2015

Finally, Some Good News For Multi-Residential Projects

In a piece of very welcome news, the Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) is proposing a revision to the 2016 version of the National Construction Code...