Stories by Bonnie Gardiner

Homebuyer confidence waning

The Genworth Homebuyer Confidence Index decreased slightly by 1.6 points from September 2013 due in part to a decline in confidence in the first homebuyer segment.

Project Single LEAP successful

The Department of Defence has managed to successfully deliver more than 4000 new accommodation units for single Australian Defence Force members in every mainland state and territory across Australia.

ACT leads way in green infrastructure

The Australian Capital Territory is scoring points in green infrastructure and development, with recognition given to the ACT’s most advanced green building and the territory’s first ever Green Star rated hotel.

Construction decline slows

The Australian construction sector was up 2.0 points to 46.2 in the seasonally adjusted Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association Australian Performance of Construction Index.

Public to have their say on property review

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice, Jarrod Bleijie, has released the first two issue papers for a review that will improve how Queenslanders buy, sell and manage property.