World’s biggest real estate buyers are suddenly short on cash

China’s Army of Global Homebuyers Is Suddenly Short on Cash Bloomberg News January 27, 2017 China’s escalating crackdown on capital outflows is sending shudders through property markets around the world. In London, Chinese citizens who clamored to purchase flats at the city’s tallest apartment tower three months ago are now struggling to transfer their down[…]

Planning, costs the housing problem on city fringes

Jan 25 2017 at 11:30 PM Action on affordable housing ‘can’t wait’: Michael Sukkar by Roje Adaimy Housing affordability could be a centrepiece of the Turnbull government’s 2017 budget. Michael Sukkar, the newly sworn-in assistant minister to the treasurer, says it’s an important issue that needs to be dealt with as soon as possible. “In[…]