Tag: housing

Development blockage clears

SA Water is making progress on a backlog of applications to help speed up housing development approvals.
Last week The SE Voice reported that SA...

Council tackles housing affordability

Mount Gambier City Council has released its Draft Local Housing Affordability Plan and is seeking community feedback.
The plan represents a step forward to address...

Home building backlog

Housing developments are being delayed in Mount Gambier due to water and sewerage infrastructure concerns.
Mount Gambier City Council has been queried if it has...

State-owned housing stock builds

Rapid progress is being made in the delivery of dozens of new homes for frontline workers across regional South Australia, with the State Government...

Housing stock boosted

The strong advocacy of independent Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has been critical in securing additional public housing in the Blue Lake city.
The...

New homes for essential workers

The Regional Key Worker Housing Scheme continues to achieve key milestones, with a Limestone Coast builder sought to construct the second lot of homes...

Plans lodged for dozens of new homes at Robe

Adeveloper has recently lodged plans for a 42 block housing estate near Long Beach at Robe.
The land in question is located between the Southern...

Nurse housing upgrade on hold

There have been some slight changes to the community project to upgrade the accommodation for visiting student nurses at Millicent and District Hospital.
At present,...

Homes sweet homes

Work is well under way at Limestone Estate, a $50m housing development spanning more than 30 hectares on the outskirts of Mount Gambier, with...

Investors eye city

Housing affordability has hit its worst level on record in South Australia to date according to the latest PropTrack Housing Affordability Index released last...

New laws tighten tenant protections

Rent bidding is now illegal in South Australia with fines of up to $20,000 for landlords or agents caught soliciting a higher rental bid. The...

Red tape keeps tenants out

A modern house in the South East owned by the State Government has sat empty for the past six years due to bureaucratic “red...

Site locked in for key worker housing

The first block of land to build homes for key workers including teachers, police officers and health care workers in Mount Gambier has been...

MP warns stamp duty relief comes with potential sting in tail

Independent Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has called for the stamp duty rebate for first home buyers to be extended to include cheaper...

Public housing plea

Afrustrated Mount Gambier resident is calling for transparency regarding public housing in the region. Kefi Supports co-founder and chief executive Toby Harrap said he faced...