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Build to rent could shake up real estate but won’t take...

In the wake of slumping demand for apartment building, it’s little wonder the multi-unit housing industry has been eagerly eyeing a possible new residential...

Australia’s social housing policy needs an investment overhaul

Australia will need another 730,000 social housing dwellings in 20 years if it is to tackle homelessness and housing stress among low-income renters. Via The...

What it’s like to be a pensioner renting privately as housing...

A growing number of older Australians don’t own their homes. And whether they are private renters or live in social housing can make a...

Here’s how to improve low-income renters’ access to decent housing

People’s quality of life, their health and their comfort can suffer when living in poor-quality housing. Via The Conversation. Authors: Edgar Liu (Senior Research Fellow at City...

More than Two Thirds of Aussie Renters Undecided about Who to...

New data from Australia’s no. 1 website dedicated to rental property, Rent.com.au, has revealed what’s on the minds of renters ahead of the 2019...

Opinion: On Housing, There’s Clear Blue Water Between the Main Parties

Labor’s bold stance on housing tax reform and investment makes this one of the likely policy flashpoints in the coming election campaign. Via The Conversation - By...

Why Falling House Prices do Less to Improve Affordability Than You...

Housing prices are falling in Sydney and Melbourne, so housing must be becoming more affordable – right? Via the Conversation - By Chris Leishman (Professor...

Opinion: Why Labor’s Proposed Changes to Negative Gearing Hurts Their Own...

It is true that housing affordability is a major concern for many Australians, and hence is still featuring as a key topic in the...

Head Start For Homeowners Makes a Big Difference For Housing Stress

Housing affordability changes over the years for homeowners, but this has been largely ignored. The focus has mostly been on entry-level affordability for home...

Life In a Tiny House: What’s It Like and How Can...

Mention “tiny house” in any social gathering and people almost always say, “Oh I love tiny houses.” The enthusiasm for tiny houses isn’t matched, however, by...