Victoria’s peak Housing and Property Industry Associations have called on the State Government to dump their costly and restrictive accessible housing regulations in favour of the Federal Government’s Livable Housing Design Guidelines.
Victoria’s leading Industry Associations believe the State Government’s proposed mandatory accessibility reforms will increase the cost of Melbourne homes by over $3,700 at a time when housing affordability is plunging to new lows.
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.