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Ethos Urban and Future Urban Forge Powerful Alliance
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July 17, 2024

Ethos Urban and Future Urban Forge Powerful Alliance

Realising their vision of a national Australian partner, leading urban planning firms Ethos Urban and Future Urban announce a strategic alliance.

NSW Government Unveils First Group of Accelerated TOD Precincts
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July 9, 2024

NSW Government Unveils First Group of Accelerated TOD Precincts

The NSW Government has unveiled rezoning proposals for the first four Accelerated Transport Oriented Development (TOD) precincts, along with changes to planning pathways. 

Accommodating Melbourne's Population Growth an Ongoing Balancing Act
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March 27, 2024

Accommodating Melbourne's Population Growth an Ongoing Balancing Act

The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics data reveals Greater Melbourne's 3.3% population surge, surpassing 5.2 million residents. High population growth amplifies the challenges faced by governments in accommodating new housing. Chris McNeill, Director, Economics, reviews the latest regional population data.

NSW Infill Reforms No Silver Bullet
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February 26, 2024

NSW Infill Reforms No Silver Bullet

Projects making the most of infill housing reforms were lodged within days of the NSW Government introducing them in December last year. Industry experts however, express concerns about the lack of clarity and feasibility challenges, emphasising the need for a more integrated approach.

Ethos Urban Returns as Event Sponsors for Outlook Series 2024
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November 28, 2023

Ethos Urban Returns as Event Sponsors for Outlook Series 2024

Ethos Urban was excited to sponsor the Property Council of Australia NSW OUTLOOK SERIES industry event, for the fifth consecutive year which will took place over the full month of February across Sydney and regional centres.

Victoria Housing Statement Summary
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September 20, 2023

Victoria Housing Statement Summary

The Victorian Housing Statement was released today in response to the growing urgency for greater housing supply to support project population growth. The Victorian Government has set a target of 80,000 dwellings per year for the first decade, and in total an additional 1.6 million homes in Victoria by 2051.

Suburban Rail Loop Precinct Summary | Submissions closing Oct 24th
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August 31, 2023

Suburban Rail Loop Precinct Summary | Submissions closing Oct 24th

The State Government has released the SRL Precincts Discussion Paper as part of Monday’s launch of the next round of engagement on the $125 billion Suburban Rail Loop project. The project aims to deliver 90km of new rail lines across Melbourne’s middle suburbs linking Cheltenham to Werribee.

Housing SEPP GFA Definition Change - More Floor Space for Seniors Housing!
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August 18, 2023

Housing SEPP GFA Definition Change - More Floor Space for Seniors Housing!

A new updated definition of Gross Floor Area (GFA) for seniors housing within Part 5 of State Environmental Planning Policy (Housing) 2021 (Housing SEPP) commenced yesterday and can be found here. This update provides much needed certainty and is a positive step for the industry's growth. It is planning reform that Ethos Urban is proud to have led in directly advocating for an emergency housekeeping amendment and then advising the Department of Planning and Environment (DPE) on the best approach.

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