Understanding the patterns, characteristics and trends in the housing sector labour force in Australia

Combining the use of GIS in spatial mis-matching and qualitative research with the built environment industry, the project will differentiate between new-build and renovation subsectors within the housing industry and investigate areas of expected labour shortage.


Researchers: Tony Dalton, Ralph Horne, Prem Chhetri, Jonathon Corcoran, Lucy Groenhart

Funding: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (category 1 competitive grant), 2009-11

Start By 31 August 2009
Completed By 31 August 2011
Funding RMIT Research Support
Researcher(s) Tony Dalton
Program Sustainable Urban and Regional Futures
Location(s) Melbourne – Australia