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  • Land sales on the rise in Mackay

    The June 2017 release of the Regional Radar revealed that land sales are on the rise in Mackay, while house sales are on the rise in the Whitsundays.

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  • Get with the Census

    This month the Australian Bureau of Statistics will release further data from the 2016 Census.


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  • Nominations close soon

    You have a week left to recognise the hard work and talent of a standout leader. Nominations for the 2017 UDIA Qld Diversity Awards close next Friday 9 June.


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  • Qld construction a $47b business

    In 2018 Queensland’s construction expenditure is expected to reach almost $47 billion. This figure represents a 0.8 percent upwards revision to the level of construction activity expected next year.


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  • Industry hopes for economy boost

    The UDIA Queensland Mackay Whitsunday Branch is continuing to push for action on planning scheme updates and major projects to boost our local economy and create jobs.



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  • Unleash supply in Qld

    The Institute has released its 2017 Housing Agenda to guide government and industry efforts to tackle housing affordability.

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  • New SPP and SDAP released

    Last Friday, the Queensland Department of Infrastructure and Planning released the State Planning Policy (SPP) and the State Development Assessment Provisions (SDAP). 

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