Housing

Cape Paterson eco project: how to turn a passion into reality

HOUSING: Brendan Condon had a passion to create a new eco-development on Victoria’s Bass Coast that targets high sustainability and community outcomes. Finding Danny Almagor and Berry Liberman’s company Small…

Nightingale from a builder’s perspective

HOUSING: Cross laminated timber will be an exciting progression in the Nightingale Model’s triple-bottom-line approach to developing inner-city housing, according to the builder of Nightingale 1.0, which celebrate a traditional…

It’s no whim: why wood really is better for building

Nature-connected design is the key to making offices less stressful, hospital stays shorter and children better learners, according to a new report released today (Tuesday) by Planet Ark. It points…

Housing: Victoria leads on long-term rental

Long-term renters in Victoria could soon feel a little more secure in their homes following an announcement that the state government is developing a long-term standard tenancy agreement for leases…

Steve Mann on UDIA’s housing affordability agenda

It was pretty clear three months ago when Steve Mann stepped aboard as chief executive of the NSW chapter of the Urban Development Institute of Australia that there was a…