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                  An overview: Busy now but slowing… The residential building market has been less affected than many other industries over the last…read more


      Reports on Australia’s residential market haven’t been glowing in the last six months, to say the least. Whilst Melbourne’s property values may have declined, it’s not all…read more


Melbourne’s demand for higher education facilities continues to grow to keep up with the increase in foreign student enrollments – up 11 per cent in the past year. Projects include…read more


Stratacon Managing Director, Paul Murphy provides a brief update on the Melbourne construction industry and state of employment. Despite reports on falling house prices, declining Chinese investment and tightened lending…read more


As 2018 draws to a close, you may be starting to consider transitioning down a new career path, but perhaps questioning if now is the right time.  Current reports would…read more


With a changing global economy and massive technology disruption, the future of the Australian workforce is causing major uncertainty in various industries. A Parliamentary Inquiry into the Future of Work…read more


“The Victorian branch of the National Trust of Australia has nominated Melbourne’s Federation Square, designed by Lab Architecture Studio and Bates Smart and built in 2002, to be added to the…read more



“More than 70 buildings will be making their Open House debut in 2018, many of which have been completed in the time since the 2017 festival – or, as is…read more


Frasers Property Australia will today kick off construction of what it claims is the world’s most sustainable shopping centre, after receiving planning approval. A full-line 4200 square metre Woolworths supermarket…read more