Wilhelm Harnisch, CEO of Master Builders Australia, support's the Prime Minister’s focus on attracting investment, creating jobs, and boosting living standards for all Australians in an increasingly uncertain global environment.
“Once southern investors get wind that Darwin real estate is taking off again thanks to our investment yields above 4% and relative affordability, there’ll be no stopping this market,” says Glenn Grantham, of Raine & Horne Darwin.
“We look forward to working with ministers Roberts and Upton to deliver homes, workplaces and communities that are more affordable, efficient, sustainable and liveable,” says Romilly Madew, CEO of the Green Building Council of Australia.
LJ Hooker identifies the construction of more affordable housing, the removal of stamp duty, and decentralisation of government are three measures government can take to address the deterioration in housing affordability.
While we were all tucking in to our Christmas ham, the latest series of population data was released by the ABS revealing a few new records broken by Victoria, Western Australia, South Australia, Northern Territory, and New South Wales.