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Social Housing is Worth More than Money: Report
Residential
Wednesday May 15 2019

Social Housing is Worth More than Money: Report

The value of social housing developments in Australia is complex and goes beyond standard business cases commonly applied to other infrastructure such as road or rail,...

Impact Investing Must be Better Understood for Affordable Housing
Residential
Tuesday December 19 2017

Impact Investing Must be Better Understood for Affordable Housing

Specific financing instruments and forms of impact investing must be better understood as must different groups of vulnerable household cohorts if impact investing is to make...

Queensland Needs 53,000 Social and Affordable Homes Over Ten Years
Residential
Tuesday November 21 2017

Queensland Needs 53,000 Social and Affordable Homes Over Ten Years

Queensland must build at least 53,000 new social and affordable homes over the next decade to meet the needs of vulnerable and low-income households, the state’s...

Impact Investing Could be Key to Affordable Housing
Residential
Wednesday October 4 2017

Impact Investing Could be Key to Affordable Housing

Back in 1986, the United States changed its Internal Revenue Code in a way which has since unleashed the creation of tens of thousands of affordable...

Queensland Invests $1.8b in Social Housing
Residential
Tuesday June 13 2017

Queensland Invests $1.8b in Social Housing

Queensland's opposition has accused the Labor government of breaking an election promise not to sell assets after it announced it will open up land for community...

Rethinking Sustainable Solutions for Social Housing
Residential
Wednesday March 1 2017

Rethinking Sustainable Solutions for Social Housing

It is widely known that the provision and availability of safe, affordable housing has massive benefits for a vibrant and healthy community.

WA Govt Attempts to Break Housing Cycle
Residential
Wednesday February 1 2017

WA Govt Attempts to Break Housing Cycle

A program that aims to help people get out of of the public housing cycle is being trialled.

Queensland Subbies Could Lose $2 million on Government Contracts
Business
Friday January 27 2017

Queensland Subbies Could Lose $2 million on Government Contracts

Subcontractors in Queensland could lose up to $2 million on state government funded public housing sites after yet another builder has been placed into liquidation, media...

Tackling Disadvantage in Social Housing
Residential
Tuesday November 8 2016

Tackling Disadvantage in Social Housing

Imagine, for a moment, that you are a developer, or even just a property investor who has found a way to guarantee the properties you own...

Residential
Apr 10 2019
Housing Shortage Forcing Women to Return to Violent Partners

A lack of affordable housing could mean that women who suffer from family violence may return to their violent partners, a new report has found.

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Residential
Feb 7 2019
Treat Social Housing as Essential Infrastructure to Attract Greater Investment

With growing interest from Government in attracting investment into social housing, new AHURI research has developed a persuasive and credible case for social housing to be...

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