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Housing Starts, Construction Activity Rise
A slight rise in housing starts and construction activity is moderately positive news for the Australian construction industry.
Housing Finance Drop Not a Bad Sign for Construction
A monthly fall in the number of loans made for construction and purchase of new homes is not...
New Home Sales Lift
In a positive sign for residential construction, sales of new homes in Australia rose by 4.7 per cent...
Australian Construction Downturn Continues to Ease
The downturn in conditions within the Australian construction industry continues to ease, the latest report says.
1.4 Million American Homes Have Severe Plumbing Problems
Though a new survey suggest housing construction quality in the United States is good, serious problems have been...
Retrofitting South Africa’s Squatter Camps
The new iShack brings new hope and empowerment thousands of South African people currently living in substandard conditions.
Housing Construction Economic Value Not Properly Understood
The importance of residential construction to the overall economy in Australia is not fully appreciated, a senior housing...
Market Report: Northern Territory Construction Market Continues to Shine
The outlook for construction in the Northern Territory remains positive thanks to the Ichthys LNG project and a...
Worst of Construction Insolvencies May Be Over: Industry Leader
The worst of the crisis regarding construction industry insolvencies in Australia may be over, a respected business leader...
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