Architecture

WCPGW – Project budgets and costings
A member has written in to What could possibly go wrong asking “How should I go about getting a good estimate of the cost of a project? My client doesn’t want to pay for a QS, they say…
Working with a Landscape Architect
The importance of Landscape Architecture as an integral part of building & development projects: Landscape architecture is not an isolated…
Women in Architecture
To coincide with International Women’s Day we spoke with three ArchiTeam members about their careers and how they were drawn…
Identity Fraud
An incident was recently reported to ArchiTeam where an architect was the subject of identity fraud. Unknown to them their…
Affordable Housing Workshop
On a miserable, cold and wet day in September, a group of architects gathered at the Abbotsford Convent for the…
Architecture of the Alps
Many of you would remember the book Bunker Archeology by Paul Virilio, out of print for a long time,…
Australian Architects National Salary Survey
The Association of Consulting Architects recently released the results from their fourth annual National Salary Survey. With responses from total…
Better Apartments Draft Design Standards, have your say!
The Better Apartments Draft Design Standards have been released by the Victorian State Government.   The purpose of these standards includes…
How to write a winning architectural award entry
Hello award winner! I’ve written an e-book to help you write a super award entry. It contains the lessons gleaned…
Architects Fees:Explaining hourly rates
There are three traditional methods by to charge Architects fees to their clients: the percentage fee, lump sum fee,…