Victorian builders have warned Premier Brumby to avoid signing-up to a Six Star energy efficiency standard for new housing at today’s Council of Australian Governments (CoAG) meeting, or risk putting home ownership out of the reach of the average Victorian.
Residential building approvals in regional Victoria..
It appears a lack of affordable housing in Melbourne is the key driver for venturing to regional Victoria seek more affordable.
Apartments and units driving decline in housing approvals..
The latest building approvals data for Victoria has been released, showing an overall decline in approvals, with apartments/units.