News tagged with Housing

Energy efficiency – a major win for consumers

 

At the Building Minister’s Forum, held 18 July in Sydney, to discuss a range of issues facing the building and construction sector.

Ministers agreed to the development of enhanced energy efficiency provisions for residential buildings in the National Construction Code, informed by the COAG Energy Council’s trajectory for low energy buildings. The Australian Building Codes Board will shortly release a paper for public consultation on options for implementing these provisions in the NCC.

Read the communique here www.industry.gov.au/sites/default/files/2019-07/bmf-communique-18-july-2019.pdf

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Queensland Housing Strategy Action Plan 2017-2020

On Thursday 25 July 2019, the Honourable Mick de Brenni MP, Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport, held a special meeting of the Ministerial Housing Council (the Council) to discuss the evaluation of the Queensland Housing Strategy Action Plan 2017-2020 (Action Plan) and next steps.

Read the communique here
www.hpw.qld.gov.au/aboutus/ReportsPublications/Pages/CommuniquesMinisterMeetings.aspx

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Retirement Living OptionsMay 31 -

 

Are you thinking about moving or buying into a manufactured home in a residential park or retirement village?

Come to our FREE information session and:

Identify:

  • The characteristics of retirement villages and manufactured home parks
  • Factors to consider when making your decision

Understand:

  • Recent changes to the law that provide better consumer protections

Find out:

  • When to go for more information, advice and support
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Retirement Living OptionsMay 13 -

Are you thinking about Moving or buying into a manufactured home in a residential park or retirement village?

Come to our free information session and:

*Identify important considerations before moving into a Retirement Village or buying a Manufactured Home in a Residential Park

*Understand what laws have changed recently and how this might affect you as either a current or future resident or manufactured homeowner

*Find out where to go for advice and support

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Retirement Living OptionsApril 10 -

 

Are you thinking about Moving or buying into a manufactured home in a residential park or retirement village?

Come to our free information session and:

*Identify important considerations before moving into a Retirement Village or buying a Manufactured Home in a Residential Park

*Understand what laws have changed recently and how this might affect you as either a current or future resident or manufactured homeowner

*Find out where to go for advice and support

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Retirement Living OptionsMarch 26 -

 

Are you thinking about Moving or buying into a manufactured home in a residential park or retirement village?

Come to our free information session and:

*Identify important considerations before moving into a Retirement Village or buying a Manufactured Home in a Residential Park

*Understand what laws have changed recently and how this might affect you as either a current or future resident or manufactured homeowner

*Find out where to go for advice and support

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Retirement Living OptionsMarch 26 -

 

Are you thinking about Moving or buying into a manufactured home in a residential park or retirement village?

Come to our free information session and:

*Identify important considerations before moving into a Retirement Village or buying a Manufactured Home in a Residential Park

*Understand what laws have changed recently and how this might affect you as either a current or future resident or manufactured homeowner

*Find out where to go for advice and support

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Retirement Living OptionsMarch 25 -

 

Are you thinking about Moving or buying into a manufactured home in a residential park or retirement village?

Come to our free information session and:

*Identify important considerations before moving into a Retirement Village or buying a Manufactured Home in a Residential Park

*Understand what laws have changed recently and how this might affect you as either a current or future resident or manufactured homeowner

*Find out where to go for advice and support

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Retirement Living OptionsMarch 21 -

 

Are you thinking about Moving or buying into a manufactured home in a residential park or retirement village?

Come to our free information session and:

*Identify important considerations before moving into a Retirement Village or buying a Manufactured Home in a Residential Park

*Understand what laws have changed recently and how this might affect you as either a current or future resident or manufactured homeowner

*Find out where to go for advice and support

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Retirement Living OptionsMarch 19 -

 

Are you thinking about moving or buying into a manufactured home in a residential park or retirement village?

Come to this free information session and:

*Identify important considerations before moving into a Retirement Village or buying a Manufactured Home in a Residential Park

*Understand what laws have changed recently and how this might affect you as either a current or future resident or manufactured homeowner

*Find out where to go for advice and support

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