Good news for suburban apartment buyers: New timber rule set to reduce emissions and construction costs

Good news for suburban apartment buyers: New timber rule set to reduce emissions and construction costs

31st January 2016

Changes to the National Construction Code allowing timber construction in buildings up to eight storeys high could make mid-rise suburban apartments both more affordable and environmentally friendly

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