Master Builders strives to be the preferred commentator and information source for building and construction industry issues within Queensland. Faced with the challenges of communicating the complexities of the building and construction industry to the community and industry, we pride ourselves on consistently delivering a united voice on behalf of our members and the broader industry.

Low building numbers highlight need for grant acceleration

THE IMPACT of COVID-19 is seeping into Queensland’s construction industry, with the latest ABS building approvals showing a nosedive for new home construction.

9 July 2020

Regional Queensland big winner of building boost

THE QUEENSLAND Government’s $257 million building stimulus announcement today is a win for builders and buyers alike and is just the ticket to keep our industry moving.

16 June 2020

HomeBuilder: a lifeline for Queensland building

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT'S announcement today of the HomeBuilder stimulus package designed to stimulate building activity and protect jobs is just what the doctor ordered.

4 June 2020

Building industry on a cliff face

The latest report from Master Builders Australia commissioned by Ernst and Young supports Master Builders Queensland’s calls for swift and urgent stimulus measures to counter the looming crisis faced by the building industry.

25 May 2020

Stimulus to combat COVID-19 welcomed by builders

BUILDERS across Queensland have welcomed today’s announcement from the Queensland Government designed to kick-start the Queensland economy and create jobs.

19 May 2020

Building drops as COVID-19 looms

BUILDERS in Queensland are already feeling a drop in enquiries plus new home and renovation starts as the reality of COVID-19 starts to bite.

5 May 2020

Building industry faces COVID-19 precipice

A RECENT COVID-19 impact survey warns of the looming crisis facing the building industry that will impact Queensland’s building industry far beyond the current impacts of COVID-19.

21 April 2020

Compliant builders and tradies open for business

QUEENSLAND’S builders and tradies remain open for business and complying with the social distancing and hygiene rules, in line with the latest advice from the government.

3 April 2020

Builders and tradies hammered on all fronts

QUEENSLAND’S struggling building industry continues to be hammered by extreme weather conditions, a global pandemic, and sliding building approvals, with no light at the end of the tunnel.

18 March 2020

Applauding women in construction

WHAT better way to celebrate International Women’s Day than nominating a friend, colleague, relative or yourself in the Master Builders 2020 Housing and Construction Awards.

10 March 2020

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