According to the new CommSec Home Size Trends Report, which uses data especially commissioned by CommSec from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, the average floor size of an Australian home, including both houses and apartments, was 189.8sqm the 2017 financial year, down 2.7 per cent from the previous year, and the smallest size since 1997. For the full story click here.
By 2050, the world's population is expected to swell to 9.6 billion, with around 66% living in urban areas. This projection is leaving many cities wondering how they will feed all those people. A Swedish food-tech company called Plantagon is proposing that cities consider building what it calls "plantscrapers" -- office towers that contain giant indoor farms. Plantagon is constructing its first plantscraper in Linköping, Sweden. Construction of the $US40 million building bega
WA Apartment Advocacy would like to thank everyone who came and visited the pop up apartment at Forrest Chase over the last four days! We have been overwhelmed with people who are keen to try the apartment lifestyle and that is super encouraging! As always events of this nature take many hands and so WAAA wishes to acknowledge Ikea, Blackburne Property Group and 3 Oceans for assisting with this 12 month experiment. More news to come so stay posted! (including some footage on