Category: OTHER PROPERTY NEWS AND VIEWS

Researchers Find Link Between Cardiovascular Disease and Aircraft Noise

November 23rd, 2013

Residents living in residential areas subjected to high levels of aircraft noise are more likely to suffer from strokes and heart disease, according to a new medical research study. The study conducted by medical teams at Imperial College London, an

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High Income Correlates To Prestige House Prices

November 22nd, 2013

Income data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) sourced from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) showed average annual incomes of $100,000 plus for 20 suburbs across Australia between 2010-2011, with a high correlation between high

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Bushfire Building Safeguards

November 21st, 2013

The early start to the bushfire season across Australia, which caused widespread property damage in New South Wales and Queensland, has highlighted the need to stop relying on emergency fire fighting management and controlled burning. Instead, we sho

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Caryn Kakas Comments on Housing, Optimism and the Greens

November 5th, 2013

The Property Council of Australia's Head of External and Government Affairs, Caryl Kakas, has some unexpected views on a range of contemporary issues. She believes that through the use of a single rating tool, national harmonised standards of sustai

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Energy Efficient Doesn’t Always Mean Sustainable

November 3rd, 2013

Because more businesses are migrating to sustainable buildings, a consistent approach to goals, results and critiques is important, says Tyler Caine for The Fifth Estate. He warns that unless these components are prioritised, there is a real risk of

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