All statements above are true to the best of our knowledge. Much of the data is based on anecdotal information. If you spot an error please advise the Shelter WA team.
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation, A selected history of Australia. www.abc.net.au/archives/timeline/history.htm Accessed 7 August 2019.
AHURI (2017) Census data shows falling proportion of households in social housing. https://www.ahuri.edu.au/policy/ahuri-briefs/census-shows-falling-proportion-of-households-in-social-housing
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Crawford, E. (2003). Equity and the city: the case of the East Perth redevelopment. Urban Policy and Research, 21(1), 81-92.
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KPMG (2012) Social Housing Initiative Review: Report for the Housing Ministers Advisory Committee, September 2012, KPMG, Sydney
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Shelter WA correspondence, file notes, newsletters and Annual Reports (‘AR’)
Yates, J. (2013). Evaluating social and affordable housing reform in Australia: lessons to be learned from history. International Journal of Housing Policy, 13(2), 111-133.