North Sydney’s mayor says residents have told her the MLC Building is ugly and “should go”. An opposing councillor says it must be state heritage-listed.
- by Megan Gorrey
A company controlled by Sheikh Mubarak al-Sabah has lodged fresh plans for a 10-storey apartment development in a prime position next to the Port Melbourne beach.
- by Bianca Hall
Churches are hot property as regional Victoria’s housing market booms but some communities want to keep them for public use.
- by Benjamin Preiss and Jackson Graham
As we farewell Vivian Fraser, lest we forget his great legacy to NSW architecture.
- by Elizabeth Farrelly
She didn’t know it at the time, but an eight-year-old’s life was set to change irrevocably when Gough Whitlam moved into her south-western Sydney street in 1957.
- by Christine Sykes
Plans to transform the centre with a 42-storey tower have triggered anger from residents of nearby apartments, who say the complex will block their views.
- by Megan Gorrey
Suburbs are undergoing a renaissance as people who work from home are wanting the cafe and dining culture that they once had in the city centre.
- by Matt O'Sullivan
Kings Cross should be revived as Sydney’s neon heartland with bright signage like the iconic Coca-Cola billboard spreading through the precinct under a major plan to transform the area.
- by Angus Thompson
The state’s Planning Minister and Sydney’s Lord Mayor have both warned of the perils of rushing to convert vacant CBD offices into apartments because of the difficulties in changing them back once workers return to the city.
- by Matt O'Sullivan and Megan Gorrey
But Housing Minister Leeanne Enoch has hit out at recent analysis, saying it does not include programs that fund housing for Queenslanders in need.
- by Felicity Caldwell
There are hopes a 14-storey premium office building made of sustainable materials proposed by a Hong Kong developer will breathe new life into the barren Perth City Link.
- by Peter de Kruijff