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What sort of housing do older Australians want and where do...

Australia faces a massive challenge delivering suitable housing for an ageing population. The nation is expected to have nearly 50% more people older than...

Ideas of home and ownership in Australia might explain the neglect...

In Australia, when we think of home, we think of ownership. This normalisation of home ownership is reflected in the “Great Australian Dream”, the...

When falling home ownership and ageing baby boomers collide

Until now, the majority of older people in Australia have achieved the goal of owning their own home outright. Via The Conversation - By Rachel Ong...

Home ownership foundations are being shaken, and the impacts will be...

The nature of the centrepiece of the Australian housing system – owner occupation – is quietly undergoing a profound transformation. By Rachel Ong (Professor of Economics,...

What Australia can learn from overseas about the future of renting

When we talk about rental housing in Australia, we often make comparisons with renting overseas. Faced with insecure tenancies and unaffordable home ownership, we...

Opinion: Is it time to abandon renting and buy a home?

Sydney and Melbourne's property markets are projected to cool off this year, helping to regulate the real estate industry. According to a Mortgage Choice Survey,...

4 outdated assumptions preventing progress on affordable housing

Housing influences everything from productivity and employment through to intergenerational poverty and childhood education. Yet outdated concepts and thinking are shaping Australia’s troubled housing...

Shared ownership can help make housing affordable for people with disability

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is expected to help more people with disability access the support services they need to live independently in...

Get the right house and land package for your dream home

Whether you're a first home buyer or an existing property owner, house and land packages are an appealing way of building a new home. This blog...