The tidal wave of apartment construction in Melbourne’s city centre has, for the most part, been heralded as a great thing for the vibrancy of the CBD. But could these 19,000 new homes in the CBD be the start of a dangerous trend, one that is much more difficult to fix?
IF YOU cashed in big from the booming property market, of course you would consider using the wealth gains to work less or retire early.
Not having a decent deposit is one of the main issues that prevent new property investors from entering the market. However, there are ways you can get on the investment property ladder with little money down.
Minister for Planning Richard Wynne has approved three CBD apartment towers and a new long-term precinct plan in the south-east – part of the Andrews Labor Government’s work to encourage new housing and more jobs through construction.
The Victorian government has released the long-awaited draft apartment design standards for public consultation.
The Melbourne auction market commenced winter in typically resilient form, recording yet another robust clearance rate despite distractions from the weather and the federal election campaign.