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.
Infrastructure spending must deliver public buildings and jobs
MASTER BUILDERS welcomes the recently announced $45 billion in infrastructure spending over the coming four years, but warns that a significant proportion of the new funding must be earmarked for public sector buildings if the State Government is serious about job creation for the construction industry.
24 May 2018
Consumers opting for houses over units
An impressive increase in standalone home building is a sure sign houses are making a comeback over units, with the latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showing a 14 per cent increase in dwelling commencements over the 3 months to September 2017.
23 January 2018