Building approvals rise in October 2023, but industry remains concerned over the broader picture

This comes off the back of pauses to the interest rates.

Canberra expands exemption for off-the-plan stamp duty

From November 27, Canberran homebuyers will not have to pay stamp duty on off-the-plan apartment or townhouses valued up to $800,000.

Australia’s annual rate of inflation drops to 5.4%

New data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics has revealed that Australia’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) has risen 1.2% in September 2023.

Australian home loans and dwelling approvals rise in August 2023

Early signs of improvement were observed across August.

Australian property market wrap: 29 September 2023

From the city to the regions, today’s wrap spans shopping centres and developments across the nation.

Federal Government unveils roadmap for stronger labour market

Treasurer, Jim Chalmers, recently unveiled the Working Future white paper.

Matthew Pollock appointed as Master Builders Association of WA CEO

The former chief economist of Master Builders Australia and former CEO of Master Builders Tasmania is set to take the reins at MBAWA.

Housing Australia Future Fund set to finally pass parliament following extensive negotiations

The $10 billion package is one aspect of a larger housing reform agenda.

Industry bodies approve of National Cabinet’s pledge to build 1.2M more homes

Most industry bodies praised the National Cabinet’s plan to build more housing as the right way to address the housing and rental crisis.

ICS Australia wins three awards at the MBA WA Excellence in Construction Awards

The Booragoon based builder took home awards for the Gage Roads and Jetty Bar projects.

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Australian commercial property update: Industrial and tourism assets lead the pack in trying times

Commercial assets have faced volatility recently, driven by financing changes and demand fluctuations from institutions and funds.

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

Eastern investors chase Perth's affordability, doubling the distance between home and investment in 2023, reveals MCG research.