Growth in construction costs may have normalised

Ezzy noted that the pace of CCCI growth this year could be shaped by a few factors, such as the national dwelling approval levels.

Queensland housing approvals fall 14.6 per cent

Building approvals for new dwellings are on a downward trajectory, and industry experts are calling for practical action to ensure growth and productivity for the construction industry.

Australia’s residential real estate totals $10.3 trillion worth

Nationally, home values rose one 1.5% in the three months up to December, which was slightly down from the rise recorded in the June quarter. 

Calls for revisions to Australia’s Cyclone Pool scheme amid Queensland flooding

REIQ CEO is urging the Federal and State Governments to expedite an insurance pool in Queensland amid Cyclone Jasper fallout.  

Top 20 cheapest and most affordable suburbs in Brisbane

Although Brisbane’s property prices are sure to steadily increase, there are still affordable suburbs to claim within 40km of its CBD.

Mortgage stress saw a consecutive decrease across Australia despite high interest rates

Australia’s interest rates are currently at an eye-watering 4.35%, but levels of mortgage stress eased throughout November.

Sydney’s CBD to see an explosion of beauty and bubble tea stores

Bank and ATM consolidation is freeing up prime city retail space, with burgeoning beauty and bubble tea businesses cashing in on the trend.

Australia might be immune to WFH employer-employee clashes

Employers and employees are at loggerheads over WFH arrangements, but that might not be the case across Australia.

Brisbane’s median dwelling value surpasses Melbourne’s

Since the beginning of the COVID pandemic in March 2020, Brisbane’s dwelling values soared 50.2% through to the end of 2023. 

Home building insurance and home loans top record-breaking AFCA complaints

The total of 102,790 complaints from consumers and small businesses was a 23% increase from 2022, an unsustainable metric says AFCA CEO.

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WA has emerged as a property investment hub, and why that's a good thing

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