Tag: brisbane

Queensland’s eviction freeze coming to an end for renters

Queensland renters unable to pay their rent due to COVID-19 have less than two weeks before the state government lifts its eviction moratorium.

Bond loans QLD – Fast approval & 21 days interest-free

Living in Queensland and planning to move? No matter whether you’re in Brisbane or Bowen, RentBond makes...

People love the idea of 20-minute neighbourhoods

The 20-minute concept is not about travel by car. It is about active transport (walking, cycling) and the use of public transport.

Queensland proposes new rental reform laws

The Queensland Government has announced plans to "ensure safety and fairness" in the state's rental market, in response to community consultation.

We subscribe to movies and music, why not transport?

Many mainstays in our lives – phones, personal music libraries and movies – began as pay-as-you-go services. But subscription services are starting to rule,...

Youth in, families out: 6 charts on the inner cities of...

In just ten years, the inner city populations of Australia’s biggest state capitals have boomed. Seetu Bajracharya, Graduate student of master of urban and regional...

We need more flexible housing for 21st-century lives

The Great Australian Dream, underpinned by private home ownership, is a concept from the 19th and 20th centuries. Via The Conversation - By Kirsty Volz (PhD Candidate, The...

$2b housing scheme to provide affordable housing for Queenslanders

A new Palaszczuk Government scheme that unlocks $2 billion worth of equity will provide more social and affordable housing for Queenslanders. MEDIA RELEASE Minister for Housing...

I found some disturbed asbestos. What do I do?

"I think there's some disturbed asbestos in my Brisbane property. What should I tell/provide my landlord/agent with to get this looked at?" (Tenant, QLD) We...

Consumer Price Index update: March 2018

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has today released its March 2018 Consumer Price Index (CPI) figure. Where were the biggest movements? The most significant price...