Time to act on Coast’s housing production crisis
Sydneysiders Summit: progress welcome
The urban development industry is encouraged by the upcoming UrbanGrowth NSW Sydneysider Summit and Leadership Forums, the Urban Development Institute of Australia NSW said today.
IPART Local Government assessment positive
The State Government’s decision to task the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) with the assessment of Local Government Fit for the Future proposals is positive.
Central Park: Best Australian High Density Development
One of the State’s most iconic developments took the prestigious Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) National Calibre Consulting Award for Excellence in High Density Housing last night.
ESQUE puts spotlight on Mosman on national stage
Report exposes Sydney’s land crisis
The national housing land delivery report card is out, and Sydney has again nabbed the top spot for the most expensive housing blocks out of Australia’s five biggest capitals.
Labor’s stamp duty initiative a good start
The Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) NSW today welcomed Labor’s plan to allow first home buyers to defer the up-front stamp duty cost and opt instead for smaller payments over several years.
Baird’s lot delivery commitment positive
The Coalition’s plan to boost its Government-land lot release targets to 20,000 over the next four years is welcome, but measures must be in place to ensure that land does not sit idle after being purchased
Key infrastructure needed to unlock up to 7000 housing lots
The Urban Development Institute of Australia Southern Chapter today called on State political parties to commit to opening up more than 7000 housing lots in the Illawarra through investment in local infrastructure projects.