housing and urban planning

Despite the best intentions, talk from the top hasn’t sufficiently trickled down to widespread actions. A water initiative is trying to help change that.

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India’s rapid development needs help, but are the consultants value for money or just cashing in on another big project?

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Nearly two decades after the 2004 tsunami devastated the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, trauma from the disaster remains.

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Governments around the world are searching for how to fix housing affordability, but the solutions will have to be local and community based.

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Cashed-up parents and governments hold the key to helping a generation of Australians buy a home.

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A hard-to-see difference in building planning systems is making the business of creating houses a riskier, more expensive gambit in countries like Britain.

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The rise in short-term rentals has put pressure on rentals in India to such a degree, it might be time for authorities to step in.

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The world faces a squeeze on affordable housing.

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