Architecture

ArchiTeam 2018 member survey – part 1
ArchiTeam Director Warwick Mihaly reviews the data and crunches the numbers to tell us who is the ArchiTeam Member   Between late September and early October last year, ArchiTeam conducted a substantial survey of our…
NOTES ON THE LACROSSE FIRE VCAT DECISION
In the early morning of 24 November 2014, a fire broke out on the balcony of Apartment 805 in the…
2019 ARCHITEAM DIRECTOR’S PLANNING DAY
Each year the Board of Directors meet in January for the annual Planning Day, established as the opportunity for the…
WCPGW – INSURANCE & CLADDING
Dear WCPGW, I am increasingly concerned about the crisis in the building industry surrounding ‘claddings’, and now another façade fire!…
The Naked Architect – Series 2 now available to watch for free!
The Naked Architect — A guide to commissioning an architect – Series 2 now available to watch for free! Are…
RAsP – update
ArchiTeam’ s research initiative, RASP (Research for Architects in Small Practice), is up and running.  Contracts between the University of…
Affordable Housing, what’s happening?
Australia’s median real house price has almost quadrupled since 1970, while real wages have only doubled[1]. An analysis…
WCPGW: Limits and boundaries and fee proposals
A member has written in to What Could Possibly Go Wrong? asking about charging extra fees when a client has…
Architects vs the Banks – Submission to the Banking Royal Commission
The ArchiTeam Cooperative joined forces with the ACA and the Australian Institute of Architects to highlight the unfair treatment of…
WCPGW: Risk, Risk – Just can’t get enough
A member has written in asking about taking on a ‘contract administration only’ phase of a project and if there…