Perth City Link Woes Blamed on Barnett’s Overambition
The opposition has blamed the Barnett government's pursuit of too many inner-city projects simultaneously for the problems plaguing Perth's ambitious urban development plans.
Landlords Splurge on Shopping Mall Redevelopments
As foreign retailers pour in and sales pick up, major retail landlords in Australia are investing billions of dollars in makeovers of major shopping centres within...
Phytoremediation: Using Plants to Remediate Land
As architects delve further into sustainable design methods, the use of plants to remediate contaminated urban landscapes is growing.
A Major Development Is Being Built Next Door. Should I Worry?
The value of property in Australian capital cities, especially in Sydney and Melbourne, is changing the economics of recycling existing buildings.
Canberra Casino to Get $330m Revamp
Canberra Casino's owner is planning a $330 million makeover, including world class gaming, entertainment and retail facilities to give it a "wow" factor.
Deteriorating WACA Ground Wants to Shrink in Size
A smaller ‘boutique’ stadium could be a reality for Western Australia’s most iconic cricket ground under a new plan designed tackle growing patron dissatisfaction with deteriorating...
Perth Renters Unhappy with Strata Proposal
Renters at a central Perth low-rise apartment block are concerned they they may be forced to move following a Property Council proposal.
Turning Japan’s Abandoned Golf Courses into Solar Plants
Japan has turned to Solar Plants as an option to re-purpose its oversupply of abandoned golf courses.
Concepts Released for the Renewal of Melbourne’s University Square
The City of Melbourne is inviting the community to have their say on a draft concept plan for the redevelopment of University Square in Carlton.
Elite Fight Queen Victoria Market Redevelopment
Michael Caton's character from iconic Australian film The Castle is no stranger to fighting unwanted development and now the actor is throwing his support behind a...
NSW Governments $200m Sell-off to Fund Harbour Revamp
The New South Wales Government has announced it will fund an upgrade of Sydney's Circular Quay by selling off several sites, including luxury hotels.