The cost is absolutely immense. But the final figures will depend on how quickly we rebuild.
Contrary to the clickbait peddlers, there's no property crash. If anything, our financial sector, and the surrounding economy, have become more resilient in recent years.
Doomsday predictions about the imminent bursting of the property bubble have become a media cliché despite the evidence.
Why there's money in printing the paper on the weekend, and not at many other times. Glenn Dyer and Myriam Robin report.
Australians are completely besotted with property, but owning real estate is not some kind of magical investment.
While powerful political donors fire up campaigns in support of negative gearing, who speaks for those whom the policy hurts?
Crikey readers discuss Malcolm Fraser's Renew Australia party and other issues of the day.