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Industry survey: workforce supply and quality..

This survey aims to understand the current landscape and critical challenges facing businesses in the industry.

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Signs of stabilisation in building approvals..

Quarterly residential building approvals continue to be sluggish into the third quarter of 2019, despite modest a increase for September.

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Hot works exclusions: not all contract works..

One coverage difference that can lead to uninsured losses is in relation to welding or ‘hot works’.

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Member profile: Steven Peluso, Master Menders

As managing director of Peluso Woods Group and Master Menders, Steve works closely alongside his business partner Peter Woods. Under the Master Menders banner they...

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Domestic Owner-Builder jobs: Are you a subcontractor or builder?

For many builders, registered or not, it is a common mistaken belief that when working for an owner-builder they can approach the job as if they were a subcontractor...

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Release of the Accessible Housing Options Paper

On August 2018, the Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB), on behalf of the Building Minister’s Forum, released an Options Paper discussing the possible inclusion...

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Master Builders election priorities strategy starts on Parliament steps in 2018

“The issues we have identified reflect policy positions developed by Master Builders over time,” CEO Radley de Silva says. “We are seeking direct answers...

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Master Builders supports Vic government’s Build-to-Rent move

The Victorian Government recently announced on the weekend that they will support Build-to-Rent (BTR) dwellings as a method to improve housing affordability for...

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Sector Committee meeting: Housing/Country/MM&S

On 18 September, Master Builders hosted a joint meeting with the Housing, Country and MM&S Sector Group Committee at the Master Builders Victoria main office in...

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