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Building contracts and COVID-19

The MBV legal department has received a number of enquiries about COVID-19 and contractual implications.

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Changes to sale of land laws are now in effect

Changes to sale of land laws under the Sale of Land Amendment Act 2019 are now in effect.

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Signs of renewed confidence in the Victorian..

Victoria’s strong building approvals performance coincides with the notable improvement in its house prices.

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Proposal for new federal housing minister by House of Representatives committee

The proposal of a new Federal Housing Minister is one of 37 recommendations in a new report released yesterday by the House of Representatives Standing Committee...

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Electricity industry must commit to firm outcomes

Master Builders Victoria has commended the Victorian government for announcing plans yesterday to improve electricity connections to new residential developments,...

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CAV inspections of display homes to commence in October

Consumer Affairs Victoria (CAV), the peak body responsible for the administration of the Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995 (DBCA), has advised that they intend...

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Monitoring the introduction of the mandatory trades registration bill

“After a decade of lobbying governments on behalf of our members for the introduction of mandatory trades registration in Victoria, Master Builders Victoria is...

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Master Builders’ Melanie Fasham on 3AW

On Saturday 28 July, President Melanie Fasham and General Manager Marketing, Policy and Communications Leanne Edwards sat down at the microphone at 3AW’s studio...

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The vital role of the building surveyor

The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) published a media release recently that emphasizes the importance of building surveyors to the success of domestic building...

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Peter Sackett

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