House shortage in Sydney and Melbourne

Housing markets in Sydney and Melbourne remain “fundamentally” undersupplied and little impact has seen on the new policies targeting at foreign buyers, says developer Mirvac. Mirvac has witnessed continued growth driven by the “high quality pipeline”. Ms Lloyd-Hurwitz, Group Chief Executive at Mirvac says, “we also expect to benefit from the substantial investment in infrartsucture […]

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Australian Skilled Trades Falls Below Demand

Australian tradesmen are struggling to keep up as the country’s residential building market grows. Owing to the rapid rise of the residential construction industry in Australia, many trades are lacking seasoned professionals to meet market demand. According to the Housing Industry Association’s recent Trades Report, bricklaying suffered the worst shortage, measuring -0.82 on the index […]

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Canterbury Build

Canterbury Build Recovering After Earthquakes

Data Shows Christchurch & Canterbury Build is Recovering After Earthquakes After three major earthquakes over the past seven years, construction data showed that the Canterbury build and building activity in New Zealand’s greater Christchurch area is still strong despite the recent earthquakes, Greater Christchurch Regeneration Minister Nicky Wagner said. “Within this is the Canterbury Public Sector […]

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Auckland Construction

Labour Shortage Expected To Increase by 4.7%

Urgent need for labour in Auckland’s construction industry The Civil Contractors New Zealand (CCNZ) forecasts that the shortage of labour is expected to increase by 4.7 per cent, twice the national job growth rate by 2019. The national construction value is expected to peak at $37 billion in 2017, mentioned in The National Construction Pipeline […]

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