Why Australia’s affordable housing framework is inadequate

February 15, 2018 0

A report from the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) found that the country’s framework for affordable housing is insufficient, driven by funding opportunities rather than housing needs. In a report for Pro Bono Australia, AHURI […]

In the media

Southland’s affordable housing attracts new residents

February 14, 2018 0

Southland tops the country’s list for affordable housing and it is attracting people to the area to live. Massey University’s Home Affordability Report Quarterly Survey to December 2017 shows Southland leads the way on the Regional […]

Industry News


Paying for affordable housing in different market contexts

February 14, 2018 0

In this study six recently completed affordable housing developments across Australia are analysed to ascertain how affordable housing project costs, revenues and subsidies interact to produce affordable housing. Using the project data, an interactive modelling […]


Looking through the lens on public housing

February 13, 2018 0

Today I opened a photographic exhibition of public housing in Canberra taken by documentary photographer Hardy Lohse. Canberra has a proud history of public housing and supporting people to not only have accommodation, but to […]


A fresh approach underway for city centre state housing

February 12, 2018 0

Crown entity Housing New Zealand has this week begun conversations with tenants, partners, government agencies, non-government agencies and neighbours about the future of its well-known building at 139 Greys Ave, Auckland. “Our aim is to […]