City’s north under pressure from upsurge in new apartment developments

Rapid expansion in construction and high-rise development in the city's CBD and inner north threatens to destroy the quality of life and amenity for many local residents alike. With no fewer than 30,000 new residents predicted to live in eight city blocks bounded by Swanston, Victoria, Queen and Lonsdale streets - local resident, architect and [...]

Resource dependent mining towns hit a slump

  Resource dependent mining towns are going from 'bad to worse' according to latest figures.¬† There have been some stark reminders for investors who plunged head first into the mining & resource investment boom towns & regional centres¬†in recent days, weeks & months - as Australia's national economy shifts from a heavily dependent resource sector [...]