Australian suburbs are changing. Once a sea of single households and infrastructure that prioritised cars, they now feature a series of smaller dwellings, greener spaces, pedestrian friendly streets and in turn, denser suburbs.

The change is even modernising the great Australian dream of owning a house. Today, owning a townhouse or an apartment is considered just as great a feat. Many single suburban homes are being subdivided as developers look to bring multi-residential buildings into the suburbs to help meet housing demands. The…