Master Builders welcomes the new passage of planning laws which will facilitate the expansion of Melbourne’s urban growth boundary.
Executive Director Brian Welch said the removal of clause 12 (high density provision) from the VC68 planning scheme amendment was a good compromise which will give hope to those seeking affordable housing in Melbourne’s suburbs.
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.