The building industry says the September elections and frustrating bank lending practices are to blame for slumped early 2013 residential construction figures
New ABS housing finance information offers good news for brokers - but points to a continuing problem with one market segment
While the housing industry has seen some positive signs, an industry association has predicted a challenging year for residential construction.
HIA chief economist, Harley Dale, says March's positive new home sales are good news, but that we still have a long way to go
An industry body says it's campaigning against the 'cold, hard facts' of Australia's housing environment
The ABS has just released its results for new home building over the December, 2012 quarter