Land shortages constrain building activity

  • July 22, 2021
  • FENCiT
“The number of land sales in the March 2021 quarter declined by 31.2 per cent compared to the previous quarter,...

Record number of detached starts in the March quarter

  • July 14, 2021
  • FENCiT
“The number of new houses that commenced construction in the March 2021 quarter was more than 40 per cent higher...

Strong new home sales in June quarter

  • July 13, 2021
  • FENCiT
“New Homes Sales in June 2021 jumped 15.3 per cent to be 11.2 per cent higher in the quarter than...

Detached dwelling approvals remain elevated in May 2021

  • July 5, 2021
  • FENCiT
“Detached building approvals fell back in May 2021 from the record level set in April but remain elevated,” stated HIA...

Loans for new home building remain elevated but below peak

  • July 2, 2021
  • FENCiT
“The number of loans for the construction of a new dwelling continued to fall in May, but remain elevated compared...

Comeback capital's housing boom

  • June 21, 2021
  • FENCiT
House sales have surged by 77 per cent compared to last year, the Territory Government announced. From January to May,...

Delivering more homes for Ballarat

  • June 21, 2021
  • FENCiT
The Victorian Government is delivering the largest ever investment in housing across regional Victoria, ensuring our most vulnerable have a...

New home sales strengthen in May 2021

  • June 17, 2021
  • FENCiT
“New home sales increased by 15.2 per cent in May 2021 compared to the previous month,” stated HIA Economist Tom...

Detached dwelling approvals break another record in April

  • June 1, 2021
  • FENCiT
“Detached building approvals reached a record level for the third consecutive month in April 2021,” stated HIA Economist, Angela Lillicrap....