News | Schored Projects has designed 57 portable and affordable housing units to accommodate some of Melbourne’s homeless population.
News | An innovative new housing project, designed by David Barr Architect, comprises three apartments but appears as a single dwelling.
Discourse | Architect Wendy Lovelace explains why it’s the imperative for housing to accommodate the varying needs and abilities of the Australian population.
News | Two projects in Western Australia could see the German Baugruppen model of cooperative housing introduced in the state.
News | An open ideas competition designed to road test the NSW government’s draft Medium Density Design Guide has been launched.
Discourse | How can Perth meet its targets for residential urban infill, and what role can design strategies play in improving the quality of infill projects?
News | A report has found that developing Perth’s greyfield sites alongside rapid transit networks could save the government up to $94.5 million for every 1000 lots developed, compared to developing greenfield sites.
News | The City of Sydney has raised concerns over a New South Wales government plan to redevelop Waterloo Estate.
News | Buildings awaiting development in Melbourne’s CBD could soon be used to provide temporary housing to the increasing number of homeless people on the city’s streets.
Discourse | A survey of Kerstin Thompson Architects’ house typologies conducted by the practice presents some design considerations for the single house of the future.
News | Wilson Architects and Partners Hill have won a competition to design a $250 million student housing project that “disrupts” the conventional model.
Discourse | Voluntary guidelines designed to make Australia’s housing more accessible have failed. Is it time to regulate?
News | The University of New South Wales has launched a Master of Urban Renewal and Housing to start in 2016.
Review | A recent Open House event highlights Brisbane’s burgeoning housing challenges, while offering some hope for solutions.
News | An RMIT University report says 1.2m dwellings could be incorporated into existing areas as Melbourne’s population swells.
Discourse | Australia sits at “the end of the pack” when it comes to affordable housing, says US expert.
Review | The work of a largely forgotten architect demonstrates that density doesn’t have to come at the price of amenity.
News | The University of Western Australia has released designs by Kerry Hill Architects for new scholarly accommodation.
Discourse | Economist Cameron Murray argues against the idea that developer levies push up the prices of new homes.