Innovation necessary in housing

The housing crisis is global, yet every country, state and territory believes it’s particular to them. The cold hard truth is it’s neither unique to one locality nor a single regional cause.

Our CEO, Prof. Mathew Aitchison, discusses the root cause of the problem – the building industry’s 70-year decline in productivity. Chronic underinvestment in R&D means the industry is ripe for innovation – new materials, efficient building systems and streamlined housing delivery approaches.

Read the full column in the Courier Mail.