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Sika’s green roof waterproofing membrane protects award winning Forest Lodge Eco House

The green roof waterproofing membrane from Sika Australia was installed on the roof of the progressive and award winning home to provide lasting protection against structural water damage. 398 more words

HIA appears worried RBA will move to rein in housing market

The Housing Industry Association (HIA) released an informative (though possibly naively optimistic) note yesterday titled A Portrait of Australian Home Prices, available at the… 220 more words


8 Oct 2014 (AFR) - Houses, apartments, push construction to nine-year high

(8 Oct 2014, AFR, p38, Michael Bleby)

‘Accelerating growth in detached housing, along with more work on apartments and commercial buildings, pushed construction to its fastest level of growth in nine years in September. 47 more words

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4 Oct 2014 (AFR) - New apartment sales surge 20 percent - boosting August home sales

(4 Oct 2014, AFR, p8, Rebecca Thistleton)

‘New apartment sales continue to out-pace detached housing, offering little supply boost to the market segment the RBA would most like to see rise. 43 more words

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HIA wants debate on stamp duty, not negative gearing

The Housing Industry Association (HIA) has released an excellent report from the consulting firm of top Australian economist Chris Murphy on The Economic Impacts of Negative Gearing of Residential Property… 177 more words