Urban Living Network – 17 September 2021

    This newsletter was published on: 09/17/21 7:22 PM

    #1 - Is housing affordability crisis a “slogan”? ABS numbers suggest not

    #2 - It’s not all bad news on Housing !

    #3 - Urban Taskforce in Sourceable: The COVID Chickens are coming home to roost – is the Planning System up to the Challenge?

    #4 - Why has the Infrastructure Contribution Bill Stalled ... and how did it come to this?

    #5 - Directions paper for Camellia Rosehill released

    #6 - Chris Johnson talks about “Mid-Rise Urban Living” on “Developmental – Property and the Mind” podcast

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    Urban Living Network – 03 September 2021

    This newsletter was published on: 09/3/21 9:56 PM

    #1 - Prices keep going up, approvals are going down and the issue of housing affordability won’t go away

    #2 - Federal Government report confirms developer contributions increasingly act like a tax on new housing

    #3 - Infrastructure Australia releases the 2021 Australian Infrastructure Plan and sets a target for housing affordability

    #4 - Urban Taskforce submission to the draft Housing SEPP – a policy that will result in less, not more, affordable and diverse housing supply

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    Urban Living Network – 20 August 2021

    This newsletter was published on: 08/20/21 4:49 PM

    #1 - Success of the vaccination program in the construction industry - a template for other industries

    #2 - Urban Taskforce makes a submission to GSC’s Industrial Lands Policy Review

    #3 - Federal Inquiry into Housing Affordability and Supply commences – Planning Approvals will be under the spotlight

    #4 - New Youth Employment Consortium to get 5,000 unemployed youth into work

    #5 - New Commissioners appointed to the Greater Sydney Commission

    #6 - Other things happening this week

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    Urban Living Network – 06 August 2021

    This newsletter was published on: 08/6/21 7:15 PM

    #1 - Construction re-opening update

    #2 - Housing in NSW – prices continue to escalate, approvals remain low and a draft Housing SEPP that won’t deliver new housing

    #3 - Audit office reviews and reports on DPIE’s Fast Tracked Assessments Program

    #4 - Other things happening this week

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    Urban Living Network – 23 July 2021

    This newsletter was published on: 07/23/21 6:55 PM

    #1 - Construction Site Shutdown

    #2 - Good news alert - Deicorp’s “Tallawong Village” approved

    #3 - GSC’s “Next Steps for Greater Sydney” released

    #4 - Phew - BTR SEPP will continue to apply in the City of Sydney

    #5 - Shenanigans at Ku-ring-gai Council go mainstream

    #6 - Other things happening this week

    #7 - BREAKING NEWS - Frenchs Forest Place Strategy on Exhibition

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    Urban Living Network – 09 July 2021

    This newsletter was published on: 07/9/21 5:03 PM

    #1 - Government pays Councils to trim assessment times

    #2 - Infrastructure Contributions Bill

    #3 - Snail’s pace reform in Minister’s Backyard: Northern Beaches LEP & DCP DISCUSSION PAPER on exhibition

    #4 - Cl 4.6 and Desired Future Character Decision

    #5 - Cream rises to the top (again) - Urban Taskforce members dominate major awards

    #6 - Other things happening this week

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