- Hotondo Home franchise goes into liquidation in Tasmaniaon January 13, 2022 at 10:06 pm
The dreams of home ownership have again been dashed for dozens of families in Tasmania with another builder, Hotondo Homes franchise, going into administration.
- 'Don't know what I'm going to do': Katrina's home remains unfinished and the builder has just gone bustby Will Murray on January 12, 2022 at 9:45 pm
Dozens of current and planned building projects are in limbo as the company that owns the Hotondo Homes franchise in Hobart goes into administration.
- Some Australians are discarding standard building codes and going above and beyond to future proof their homesby Tyne Logan on January 9, 2022 at 10:48 pm
Climate change has taught us that rare weather events are becoming more common, and some Australians are heeding the warning.
- Kevin was ready to sign a contract on a $400,000 house. Then he drove around the neighbourhoodby Jesse Thompson and Jano Gibson on January 7, 2022 at 7:15 pm
Homes built under a troubled affordable housing scheme in Greater Darwin are being put on the market, but one first home buyer says he was left in the dark when he almost purchased one of them.
- HomeBuilder grant divides opinion among homeownerson January 7, 2022 at 7:02 am
The scheme helped tradies stay afloat, but not all have benefited. Nassim Khadem reports.
- 'I would not have done a new home build if I'd known the government wouldn't actually pay that money'by Nassim Khadem on January 6, 2022 at 7:30 pm
The HomeBuilder grant was one of the biggest stimulus injections the housing industry had ever seen, with more than 100,000 Australians able to build their dream home. But for those who missed out, it created turmoil.
- Work on river crossing dreamed of 'since the days of the gold rush' finally underwayby Hamish Cole on January 5, 2022 at 7:54 pm
Work begins on a long-awaited bridge crossing between Orange and Mudgee in the Central West after months of delays.
- Evergrande shares placed in trading halt after luxury island demolition orderby Samuel Yang on January 3, 2022 at 2:13 am
Troubled Chinese property giant Evergrande's shares have been suspended from trading on the Hong Kong stock exchange. The company did not give a reason for the halt.
- 'This is what you'd aspire to': How to lower the risk of COVID transmission in restaurants, shops and gymsby Mary Lloyd on December 27, 2021 at 6:54 pm
Some public places have a higher risk of airborne transmission than others, but there are measures business owners can take to improve the air quality in their premises and lower the risk of customers and staff becoming infected.
- Southern Tasmanian timber mill operator Matthew Toreniuson December 24, 2021 at 2:07 am