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Baby buses and baby boomers

There is a growing problem in Perth and elsewhere in the Western world, largely ignored to date by planners and politicians, and that is how we deal with the impact of the baby boomer generation.

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Half a McMansion

Australian one-family houses have been getting a whole lot bigger. The average size of a new house increased by 40% between 1980 and 2010, rising from 160 to 260m2 and we now have the largest average house size in the world. Over that same thirty-year period, there has been significant growth in one and two-person [...]

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