UTAS asks residents to seek alternative living arrangements

December 10, 2018 0

A LETTER asking University of Tasmania students in Hobart to reconsider their housing applications due to lack of availability is causing distress among students and stakeholders.  The letter, circulated to existing university residents from student living […]

In the media

New units for people living with disability

October 22, 2018 0

The Hodgman Liberal Government is continuing to deliver affordable and secure housing for all Tasmanians, and today I officially opened five new supported living units at Violet Place, Devonport. The development of the Violet Place Units is a collaborative response […]


Recent Important Reports on Older People Renting

September 18, 2018 0

Nearly one in five homeless people in Tasmania is more than 55 years old. Older women are particularly vulnerable to poverty and rental stress due to longer lives and lower income from superannuation. In some […]


Tasmanian Rental Statistics

September 18, 2018 0

The Tenants’ Union of Tasmania have released the latest edition of Tasmanian Rents for the June Quarter of 2018. See the full report here, and some helpful comments on the report below. The report shows the pattern of […]


AHURI Conference – Disrupting the housing market

September 17, 2018 0

The rapid introduction of new technologies has seen many sectors ‘disrupted’, with emerging technologies changing the way business is done and enhancing opportunities for consumers. In the housing market, Airbnb is a leading example, but […]