housing

NSW advertises for housing delivery staff

The NSW Berejiklian government is advertising for seven new staff members to help with its promise to increase the supply of housing. A director of housing delivery and six managers…

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…

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…

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…

Hux business booms with rise in healthy building awareness

Growing understanding of productivity costs caused by occupant discomfort in buildings is proving a business boost for IEQ innovator and tech start-up Hux. Co-founder Rhys Sullivan, who replaced his fellow…