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Church’s housing trust tackling homelessness

November 13, 2018 0

A Hutt Valley church that has previously protested about the shortage of social housing in the city is putting its money where its mouth is and building five new homes for needy people. In 2017 […]

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New trial underway for social housing in Victoria

November 13, 2018 0

A new pilot scheme underway in Victoria could result in more affordable and social housing being built. Six parcels of surplus Victorian government-owned land, mostly former government schools, are now being developed into a mix of private, […]

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‘Highly sophisticated’ $190,000 ACT public housing fraud

November 12, 2018 0

ACT public servants have labelled a fraud committed on the territory’s public housing taskforce “highly sophisticated” and confirmed the as-yet unidentified culprit almost secured $190,000 of taxpayer funds. Public servants faced questions about the fraud during […]

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Proposal puts housing affordability front and centre

November 12, 2018 0

UDIA recently hosted a luncheon to discuss housing affordability where keynote speaker Peter Tinley, the Minister for Housing, invited ideas on how we could address the housing affordability challenge in Western Australia. This prompted a […]

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More people housed but list keeps growing

November 10, 2018 0

Southern public housing waiting lists are continuing to rise as residents feel the sting of low housing stock and increasing rent. However, 49 more households were housed in the scheme in the Southern region this […]