As Australia’s third largest city, Brisbane is home to a large and well-established development industry, employing 9% of the city’s workforce.

It is the city’s fifth largest employer, accounting for 59,000
direct jobs and supporting a further 72,000 jobs indirectly.

The Brisbane branch actively works with all levels of government to ensure the industry continues to support the local economy.


NATIONAL: Labor Party voted in as Australia’s new government

On 21 May 2022 the Australian Labor Party was voted in as Australia’s new government. UDIA has congratulated the Albanese Government on its victory and in our media release we voiced our support for their mandate to boost housing supply,…

Housing All Australians with Greg Usher

Dr Greg Usher, Executive General Manager for Project Management (Buildings and Property) for RPS, talks about his involvement with the charity Housing All Australians (HAA) , who's mission is to harness the ability of the private sector to address the…

Local Events

Housing Market Forecast

July 30, 2020 Brisbane

Join us on July 30 to hear the Housing Market Forecast firsthand and in the flesh. Find out if house and unit prices are on…

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Cameron Kusher

Cameron Leggatt

Bruce Harper

Population Radar

February 11, 2021 Brisbane

Join the experts on February 11 to discuss overseas and interstate migration as well as population growth expectations for 2021.

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Paul Riga

Myles Campbell

Bruce Harper

2021 Developers Conference

September 2, 2021 Brisbane

This event is an opportunity for property development professionals to hear about topical industry issues as well as expose yourself to new insights.

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Stephen Koukoulas

Tim Lawless

Stephen Scheeler

Dee Madigan


Brisbane Branch