Relaxing lending rules will drive home ownership and the economy

  • September 25, 2020
  • FENCiT
The Governments plan to improve access to finance is necessary and the move will not only help thousands of new home buyers get into their first home sooner but will...

COVID-19 impact on population growth and housing powerful call to…

  • September 22, 2020
  • FENCiT
The latest research report from the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) on the impact of COVID-19 on population growth and housing is a welcome contribution to policy thinking,...

HomeBuilder Keeps December Quarter Afloat

  • September 16, 2020
  • FENCiT
“New Home Sales data released today (16 September 2020) confirms that HomeBuilder will support building activity and protect jobs in the December 2020 quarter,” commented HIA Chief Economist, Tim Reardon....

WA leading Australia's COVID-19 economic recovery

  • September 9, 2020
  • FENCiT
Western Australia's economy is continuing to bounce back solidly behind its hard border, with new Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) data released showing 88 per cent of jobs in the...

Industry welcomes the introduction of the JobKeeper Extension Bill into…

  • August 27, 2020
  • FENCiT
"Industry welcomes the introduction into Parliament today (August 26 2020) of a Bill to extend the operation of the JobKeeper scheme and the short-term flexibility measures in the Fair Work...

Building for Tomorrow program a key feature of economic recovery

  • August 24, 2020
  • FENCiT
The WA Government is building Western Australia's economy back-up from the pandemic by embarking on Building for Tomorrow, the biggest transport infrastructure program WA has seen. The Building for Tomorrow...

Regional trainee program now open

  • August 24, 2020
  • FENCiT
The WA Government's Regional Traineeship Program is now open to boost training, skills and employment opportunities across regional Western Australia. The $2 million funding round is available to Community Resource...

Record allocation of $2 million for Local Capability Fund to…

  • August 18, 2020
  • FENCiT
The WA Government has announced a record $2 million in grants to support local businesses secure contract opportunities, more than doubling last year's (2019) funding and supporting the WA Recovery...

More bushfire grants for councils and community

  • August 10, 2020
  • FENCiT
Councils and community service organisations will share in up to $7.5 million in grants to support community recovery, redevelopment and prepare for the future after the devastating 2019/20 Victorian Bushfires....