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Housing Policy Reset is Overdue, and Not Only in Australia

Federal and state elections in coming weeks provide a timely moment for Australians to reflect on the increasingly obvious failure of governments to manage...

When Granny Flats Go Wrong: Perils for Parents Highlight Need for...

A “granny flat agreement” is an informal arrangement between a parent and their adult child or children. Via The Conversation, by Patricia Lane, Senior Lecturer,...

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...

Australia’s Most (and Least) Romantic Street Names

Love has inspired countless selfless gestures and works of art over the years. But have you thought about its influence on our street and...

Is Social Housing Essential Infrastructure?

We know that safe, adequate, affordable and appropriate housing is essential for our health, well-being and social and economic security. Via The Conversation, by Kathleen Flanagan...

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...

Why Adult Children Stay at Home: Beyond the Myths of Kidults,...

We’ve all seen it in the movies: overgrown “kidults” living at home while their parents pick up their dirty laundry, cook their meals and vacuum around...

4 Home Staging Tricks To Lease Your Property Quicker

Leasing your investment property can be quite the process. Between the preparation and organisation to the final execution, there is a lot to consider...

We need more flexible housing for 21st-century lives

The Great Australian Dream, underpinned by private home ownership, is a concept from the 19th and 20th centuries. Via The Conversation - By Kirsty Volz (PhD Candidate, The...