Renting and Home Ownership

The majority of low and moderate income households will require housing in the private market, either in an affordable rental or an affordable home they can purchase.  Escalating rents and high house prices have meant that many people find it difficult to find an affordable place to live in WA.

Fact Sheet

Renting Shelter WA Fact Sheet 2013

Boarders and Lodgers Shelter WA Fact Sheet 2013

Community Land Trust Shelter WA Fact Sheet 2013

Reports

Housing Research Review: The Housing We’d Choose Study

Housing Affordability for CaLD and Aboriginal Families

Tenant Forums 2012 Report

Submissions

Submission to Department of Housing Tenant Support Programs January 2012

Submission to Proposed Amendments Residential Tenancy Regulations

Submission to DCOM re Residential Park Regulations Nov12

Submission to FAHCSIA on Aboriginal Home Ownership Dec 2010

Resources

Housing Options Kit: Renting

Housing Options Kit: Buying a home