Release land to increase housing affordability

by 6 May 2013

Many Northern Australian mining regions have become victims of their own success when it comes to housing affordability. However, the large scale displacement of local communities that substantial increases bring can be avoided by simply releasing more land for development.

It is a fundamental principle that limiting supply of a good will raise prices. Nowhere is this truer than in housing. After over a decade of rental and housing increases WA’s LandCorp has finally begun [...]

Darwin house prices second highest in Australia

by 29 July 2012

If something isn’t done to bring housing prices down in Northern Australia, the region will never be able to reach its full potential.