Schools, a university campus and housing are among the first tranche of projects to be fast tracked by the NSW government to boost the economy during the COVID-19 crisis.
The Victorian government’s Future Homes design competition will be judged by a jury that includes eminent local and international architects.
The architects behind a new Sydney apartment complex say the building could be the largest made from recycled brick in Australia.
The NSW Minster for Planning and Housing has announced the winners of a national ideas competition to design medium-density housing.
Geoffrey London speaks to Jennie Officer about Baugruppen at WGV, discussing the potential of the Baugruppen process to adapt to the Australian context.
Katrina Raynor considers the innovations behind a portable housing project designed to house the homeless in Melbourne, which represents a scalable response to Australia’s urgent social and affordable housing needs.
The shortlist for a competition to design public housing in Perth that will generate variety, equity and affordability has been revealed.
The Queensland government has announced the winners of its Diversity and Density Done Well ideas competition.
Emblematic of a generational shift in thinking about housing, this development of three apartments by David Barr Architects is an example of affordability by design.
A cooperative housing development designed by Spaceagency Architects proposes “stacked homes with no common walls.”
Five architecture practices are part of a consortium selected to redevelop an 8.2-hectare social housing estate in Sydney’s north-west.
How can architects design spaces that create community and reshape the way we engage with finance and procurement to improve housing quality and affordability?
A new set of five apartments by Smart Design Studio discreetly wraps around an existing terrace facade, while announcing itself to the street in a bold, white sculptural form.
David Barr Architects’ modular, prefabricated design has won a WA government agency’s competition to design an affordable, sustainable, medium-density housing project.
Housing affordability, heritage preservation, and the Waterloo housing estate: Festival of Urbanism program announced
A discussion about urbanism in a ‘post-truth’-era and a tour of Parramatta’s heritage sites are included in the event program for the fourth Festival of Urbanism.
An increased proportion of Australia’s housing stock is unoccupied, according to the 2016 census.
A report by Randwick City Council has found the NSW affordable housing incentives for developers are not delivering genuine affordable accommodation for those in need.
The Queensland government has announced a 10-year plan to deliver an affordable housing program that “hasn’t been done at scale in this country in decades.”
Medium-density housing, communal space and discouraging the over-provision of car parking are discussed in new draft housing guidelines released by ODASA.
The New South Wales Government has proposed plans to tackle the housing affordability crisis by clearing the way for new homes in greenfield areas.