Building approvals hit record high

Building approvals hit record high

AAP Record low interest rates and a fast growing population have pushed the number of new home approvals to an all-time high in March. The number of multi-unit dwellings approved during March overtook free-standing houses, in trend terms, for the first time. St George chief economist Hans Kunnen said there has been a big move in Australians wanting to live in apartments, townhouses and semi-deta…

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