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12 June 2018 (AFR) - Melbourne no. 1 on Housing Industry Association's top 20 building growth areas

(12 June 2018, AFR, p3, by Su-Lin Tan)

‘Melbourne’s population boom, rising infrastructure projects and a growing services sector has put the Victorian capital city at the top of the Housing Industry Association’s latest list of top 20 building growth areas. 51 more words

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New Frontier Airlines schedule at HIA leaves travelers in a tough spot

LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. —  A new Frontier Airlines flight schedule out of Harrisburg International Airport is putting people traveling to the sunshine state in sticky situation. 451 more words


7 June 2018 (AFR) - Credit curbs and falling prices: New home sales fall 4.2pc in April

(7 June 2018, AFR, p37, by Michael Bleby)

‘New home sales fell at their fastest rate in seven months in April as every mainland state suffered a decline, Housing Industry Association figures show.  24 more words

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From volunteers to pioneers: the charities leading the fight to end homelessness

Voluntary and faith groups are developing groundbreaking schemes and bridging service gaps to get rough sleepers off the streets of Wolverhampton. Lynn Butler reports.

The weather had been mild with glimpses of occasional sunshine during the first few days of 2016. 1,083 more words

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1 May 2018 (AFR) - New home sales fall for third straight month led by SA, NSW, Victoria, HIA says

(1 May 2018, AFR, p38, by Michael Bleby)

‘New home sales fell for a third month in March, as drops in NSW, Victoria and SA more than offset improvements in WA and Queensland, Housing Industry Association figures show.’ 15 more words

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13 Apr 2018 (AFR) - Sydney land prices fall for first time in two years as Melbourne hits new high

(13 April 2018, AFR, p34, by Michael Bleby)

‘Sydney land prices fell 6.3 per cent in the December quarter – their first fall in two years and nearly three times the decline of the overall residential land market.  51 more words

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9 Apr 2018 (AFR) - Keep foot on home-building pedal for affordability: Housing Industry Association

(9 April 2018, AFR, p31, by Michael Bleby)

‘Australia needs to build more than 230,000 homes each year – equivalent to the 2016 record number of commencements – to meet growing demand and avoid a worse level of affordability, the Housing Industry Association says. 48 more words

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