Funding Boost for ‘Homes for Homes’ Initiative
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Funding Boost for ‘Homes for Homes’ Initiative

June 28, 2017 0

Construction company Grocon is partnering with the social enterprise through a 75-apartment complex development in Melbourne’s north-east. The Big Issue’s Homes for Homes initiative emerged in the ACT in August 2016. Homes for Homes is […]

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Build-to-rent schemes could help affordability

June 26, 2017 0

A RADICAL new housing model that guarantees residents long-term rent could be the answer to the house affordability squeeze. So-called “build-to-rent’’ schemes offer renters certainty of their lease, allowing them to make modest changes, such […]

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Why should the state wriggle out of providing public housing?

June 20, 2017 0

The Victorian government’s 2017 housing policy contains a bulk transfer of public housing to housing associations. Housing Minister Martin Foley’s explanation is that “the state is a terrible housing manager”. A similar rationale underlies the […]

On Site Housing And Support For Rough Sleepers
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On Site Housing And Support For Rough Sleepers

June 14, 2017 0

The Andrews Labor Government is building new modular homes to provide safe, secure housing for Victorians who are homeless. Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing Martin Foley inspected the first of six modular homes under […]