Housing Minister Michael Sukkar has defended the government's credentials on housing, while the finance minister is questioning Labor's negative gearing policy.
The Queensland government isn't building homes quickly enough to reduce the state's 47,000 strong waiting list, the opposition, crossbenchers and advocates say.
WA Labor is set to use its majority in the Upper House to permanently kill off Roe 8 and 9.
The Perth Local Development Assessment Panel has approved a proposal to demolish the three-level office building at 246 Adelaide Terrace and replace it with a 13-storey hotel.
The NSW government has unveiled its first housing strategy, which will pilot the use of vacant buildings and land as temporary housing for the state's homeless.
The Springs urban renewal precinct in Rivervale is taking shape with a proposal for a 15-floor apartment tower — well above the nine-storey limit.
Perth is one of just three capital cities in Australia to record population growth in 2020, which experts say is because of its ‘success’ against COVID-19.
Queensland community groups are calling for a $4 billion investment to deliver housing to those most in need.
Developer Brookfield Properties was due to break ground in June but contractors have reportedly been stood down until further notice.
Jandakot residents have rejected a just released master plan for the former Glen Iris golf course, threatening to chain themselves to trees to stop it going ahead.
Australia's biggest bank has hired hundreds of new staff to deal with a huge volume of home loan applications, as industry veterans say buyers are missing out.
A simple rope swing on a grass verge could soon see residents in one of Perth’s wealthiest areas slugged with monthly charges, public liability insurance and annual inspections.
Plans for King’s Campus in the City Link precinct will include balcony offices, a vast tree canopy and calming biophilic finishes, including stone and timber.
The famous beachfront cafe is set to close once the site is demolished for a new development. But could Cottesloe gain from Trigg’s loss?
A peak body for Australian property developers says it supports planning changes to make it easier to transform CBD offices into residential apartments.
The deadline to begin construction for those who have received HomeBuilder grants has been extended from six to 18 months after the signing of contracts.
The grocery giant has applied for development approval to replace the northern suburbs site with a supermarket, liquor store, cafe and shops.
Leederville’s first new residential high-rise — a nine-storey tower slated for Vincent Street — appears to have in-principle support from locals.
Cottesloe and Leederville are 12km apart on a map but world’s apart when it comes to medium-density high-rise.
A long-awaited Coles may soon be a reality with the supermarket giant promising a massive $19.4 million, ‘shovel-ready’ project with childcare centre and gym could be open in a year.
A "transition phase" out of NSW's residential eviction moratorium has begun, which landlords have welcomed but tenants' unions have decried.
Angelo Risso and Hannah Ryan
INSIDER: Lisa Anne Halton believes good architecture can bring positive social and economic change — and she’s busy putting her money where her mouth is.
Danielle Le Messurier
Fears a 24-hour petrol station will pollute wetlands and a nearby lake in Perth’s northern suburbs — threatening rare species of fish — have been dismissed by planning officials.
The much-loved Yelo cafe in Trigg is set to close down within months after a development proposal at the beachside site was knocked back by authorities.
© West Australian Newspapers Limited 2020