Interest rate update: RBA holds rates at June meeting

The cash rate for March 2020 has been announced by the Reserve Bank of Australia following its regularly scheduled monthly board meeting.

Life in lockdown has shown us our houses need to work harder for us

As we’ve been living more closely with families and housemates through COVID-19, the more intensive ways we’ve used our houses has perhaps exposed some of their shortcomings.

As coronavirus restrictions ease, here’s how you can navigate public transport as safely as...

As coronavirus restrictions continue to ease, one of the key challenges we face is how to deal with people moving around a lot more.

A time to embrace the edge spaces that make our neighbourhoods tick

As we emerge from COVID-19 lockdowns, it is timely to reflect on how the design of our neighbourhoods and the ways we interact with them affect our lived experience.

Money for social housing is key to construction stimulus

There’s no doubt Australia’s construction industry is facing tough times. COVID-19 has caused migration to slow to a trickle.

Quality of life in high-density apartments varies. Here are 6 ways to improve it

We’re building a lot of apartments in Australia. High-density precincts are being developed across our major cities.

COVID recovery: Public transport is key to avoid repeating old and unsustainable mistakes

One of the many challenges of recovery will be to build on the momentum of the shift to more sustainable practices – and transport will be a particular challenge.

Coronavirus has changed our sense of place, so together we must re-imagine our cities

People bring cities to life. They interact, work, socialise and travel. Without this, cities are just collections of buildings and infrastructure. This relationship is now on hiatus all over the world.

New WA service to combat COVID-19-related tenancy issues

The Western Australian government has launched a new service that aims to help tenants and landlords resolve COVID-19 tenancy issues.

Coronavirus lays bare 5 big housing system flaws to be fixed

Short-term fixes have highlighted the entrenched failings of Australia’s housing system. This crisis has laid bare five major vulnerabilities.