3 Articles you should read if you’re a land developer

Barking Bird have scoured the internet in search of informative and useful blogs that shed a light on opportunities in land development. If you’re curious about what’s happening in the market and what buyers are looking for, here are a few articles we recommend.


3 Community amenities topping home buyer wish lists

Ever wondered what additional features home buyers look for in a community? You could guess, and you might even be right, but this article from the National Association of Home Builders provides objective data based on a survey of more than 4,000 participants from three different generations (Baby Boomers, Gen X, Millennials). The results are eye opening.

Read the article here.  


10 Ways small businesses benefit the local community

Small businesses have always held a special place within local communities. And as buyers (especially first home buyers) often find themselves looking for property in unfamiliar neighbourhoods, having a community identity can play a real factor in their decision making. Here’s why your land estate or project should play up to its connections with local businesses.

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Year of the build for Ballarat as infrastructure cash splash begins

Property prices have forced many buyers to seek alternatives to the Melbourne market and, next to Geelong, Ballarat has seen the second highest growth in housing prices in Victoria. And with more than half a billion dollars being committed to Ballarat’s infrastructure, this trend is likely to continue.

Read the article here.


Read up on these articles and you might find something you didn’t expect, which could make all the difference to your next project.