News: Development

  • Feb

    Regulations Add to High Costs of Housing

    The Urban Development Institute of Australia has long been concerned about the high costs of housing throughout Australia; in fact this was the key issue we focussed on in our discussions with both...

  • Dec

    Building a Sound Foundation for Darwin's Future

    The Urban Development Institute of Australia (NT) believes that the Northern Territory needs a solid foundation of planning, a capable and modern development industry and appropriate legislative,...

  • Oct

    Time is Right for Developing the North

    The Federal Government's paper titled “2030 Vision for Developing Northern Australia” (June 2013) is impressive in its content and scope.  While the idea of developing the north is not new, there are...

  • Sep

    12 Cranes on the Skyline

    There is no doubt that the Ichthys project has started to impact on Darwin’s economy.  This impact is about to step up a gear, with the project worker’s village now open and the resulting increases...

  • Sep

    UDIA National Policy

    Foreword Australia is one of the most urbanised countries in the world and, today, 16 million Australians (80%) live in cities and towns. By 2031, the Australian Bureau of Statistics estimates the...

  • Sep
  • Jul

    Palmerston Sun - Joining the National Network

    PROPERTY developers and homebuyers in the NT have been bolstered with the local development industry officially joining forces with the national Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA).

  • May

    The Greater Darwin Land Use Plan Consultation Paper

    The Urban Development Institute of Australia (Northern Territory) perspective