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2019 Housing Award Winners

Larkin and Drought Builders wins twin titles..

Larkin and Drought Builders Pty Ltd received dual awards for Master Builder of the Year and Regional Residential Builder of the Year.

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Member alert: CFMEU correspondence regarding EBAs

The CFMEU has sent out bulk correspondence regarding commencement of enterprise agreement negotiations.

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Head contractor penalised for discriminating..

The Federal Court imposed penalties totaling $108,875 against the CFMEU for attempts to coerce a subcontractor into making an enterprise agreement.

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Lending specials to consider

Banks and lenders have continued lowering their serviceability requirements, reflecting their renewed interest in lending.

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Get into financial shape

As a consumer, you have time to clean up your act to and establish a ‘recent history’ of being the type of customer banks desire, and increase the likelihood...

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Trades registration and licensing update

Master Builders Victoria has recently provided its submission in response to the Department of Environment, Water, Land and Planning’s (DEWLP) Stage 1 consultation...

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Victorian Building and Construction Industry Forecast August 2019

Low levels of unemployment, combined with remarkable rates of growth in the number of jobs created, have meant that Victoria’s economic performance continues to...

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Encourage your apprentice to take part in Worldskills

Do you employ a carpentry apprentice? If you do, encourage them to take part in Worldskills.

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Have your say: Better Apartments in Neighbourhoods discussion paper

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DEWLP) recently announced the release of the Better Apartments in Neighbourhoods Discussion Paper.

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