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The moment we hear the word cladding, we are taken to memories of the horrific events at the Grenfell Tower in London just over a year ago.  What role did cladding play in that event?  Was it a particular type of cladding and has it...

Jonathan Street from Think Tank Group says small to medium size enterprises in the retail sector should always think carefully about acquiring property for the dual purpose of using it for their business and for building their retirement savings. He joins me to discuss this. Transcripts: Kevin: ...

The property industry is dependent on a number of factors not the least of which is employment in the building sector and a harmonious working environment.  That could be under threat with proposed changes to the Award.  The HIA’s Melissa Adler outlines the proposals. Transcripts: Kevin:   As...

34% of Australia’s population choose not to live in one of our eight capital cities.  That is one in three people.  Across the country, there’s a plethora of regional locations with a stable population base, essential infrastructure and affordable housing. We discussed some of those...

House values across the nation are expected to tumble by 2021, according comparison site Finder.  What is behind that dire prediction?  We catch up with Graham Cooke to find out. Transcripts: Kevin:   Well, our next story will shoot daggers into your heart no doubt, but finder.com.au predicting...

Core Logic New Zealand has released its analysis of the market there and it shows a slowdown in the Auckland landscape but a staggering improvement in some major regional areas.  We ask Core Logic’s Peter Bromley for his insights. Transcripts: Kevin:   We take an intense interest in...

New legislation in Victoria from October 1 sees conveyancers having to use electronic lodgment systems and not everyone is comfortable with it. Lee Bailie discusses the challenges ahead. Transcripts: Kevin:     Well, technology takes us on an incredible journey and it just marches so quickly. Effective from...

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