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Victorian Housing Statement

Regional news

Victorian Housing Statement

Regional news
The Victorian Government has recently released its long-awaited Housing Statement. HIA’s assessment of the Housing Statement is that it is a step in the right direction but much more work is needed to meet Victoria’s housing challenge, now and into the future.
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04 Mar
New Vehicle Efficiency Standards

HIA provided a submission to Dept. of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications & the Arts on New Vehicle Efficiency Standards.

04 Mar
Building approvals fall a further 1 per cent in January

“Approvals have been declining since the first increase in the cash rate in mid-2022 and this trend appears to be continuing into the start of 2024. Building approvals nationally fell by a further 1.0 per cent in the month of January 2024,” stated HIA Chief Economist, Tim Reardon.

04 Mar
Greg Elsworthy Education Centre

HIA is pleased to announce an important part of the HIA office in Newcastle has been named after Greg Elsworthy.

29 Feb
Craig Smythe awarded Life Membership

Last week Craig Smythe from of Adbuild Constructions received HIA Life Membership in recognition of his service to the residential construction industry over the last 35 plus years. He becomes only the third Hunter member to receive this prestigious award.