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'Suburban sprawl', Sunbury

Investment not keeping up with growth in cities' outer areas: NGAA

DESPITE significant population growth occurring in the outer suburbs of the nation's cities, a lack of investment means that issues such as congestion and an absence of employment and services are not being addressed, according to the National Growth Areas Alliance (NGAA).

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  • Category: Australia
New housing in the southern Wollongong suburb of Berkeley

Dwelling approvals fall by 3.2 per cent in February

FOLLOWING a revised gain of 5.9 per cent in January, the number of new dwellings approved in February decreased by 3.2 per cent, in seasonally adjusted terms, according to the latest figures released last week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

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  • Category: Australia

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