Despite efforts to address Perth’s construction bottlenecks, root causes behind housing crunch remain unsolved

Efforts to improve construction bottlenecks in Perth are underway, but demand continues to outpace the supply of available homes.

Home completions on the up, with WA recording levels not seen since 2017

While commencements fell, completions rose, with WA figures not seen since 2017.

Workers impacted by Kwinana refinery curtailment encouraged to join the property and construction sectors

“1,000 extra workers could help the state build 1,000 extra houses each year,” said HIA WA executive director, Michael McGowan.

WA government announces interest free loans to get stranded homes finished

Eligible builders have access to interest free loans of up to $300K, for up to $60K per property.

Western Australia’s building laws to undergo significant reforms

The Cook Government announces reforms to Western Australia’s building laws, which aims to improve consumer confidence and building standards.

Perth house prices predicted to grow a further 30% over the next few years as it goes through a rapid price growth cycle

The supply-demand imbalance will continue to be a key driver of the market.

Tallwood Custom Built Homes takes out top gong at HIA WA Housing Awards

Builders of a stunning Yallingup home have been awarded HIA WA Home of the Year.

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.

Three-level home awarded HIA Perth Home of the Year

A three-level Mount Pleasant home by Premier One Constructions has been awarded the 2023 HIA Truecore Steel Perth Home of the Year. 

Western Australian State Budget 2023: Real estate industry responds

Apartment living, and social and affordable housing the big winners in the latest WA State Budget

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