Tag Archive for: Affordable Housing

Affordable housing in innovation-led employment strategies

‘Innovation-led’ employment growth is the key focus of smart cities based strategic planning, however, there is limited consideration given to including affordable housing into the development of smart cities in Australia.

Closing the Gap

We welcome the inclusion of housing in the Agreement; that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people secure appropriate, affordable housing.

City of Stirling Homelessness Strategy

The Strategy was developed by a Homelessness Working Group and provides the framework for an effective and co-ordinated response with key service providers and government.

Strategic planning, ‘city deals’ and affordable housing

This research was conducted in response to concerns about the increasing economic inequity between metropolitan and regional Australia.

Rental Affordability Snapshot

Anglicare WA conducts the Rental Affordability Snapshot each year to develop a better understanding of how our rental market is changing and the implications for Western Australians living on low incomes.

SHELTER WA STATEMENT: COVID-19. 20 March 2020

Many people, already doing it tough with insecure or no housing, are being hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, along with the homelessness and housing services that support them.

Shelter WA State Budget Submission

Our submission was developed and informed by wide-ranging stakeholder input from across the state and puts forward a critical pathway of reform to ensure everyone has a place to call home.

Impact Investment Fund

The first of several information sessions about the WA Impact Fund has been held.

Media Release: Rent’s still out of reach for 1/3 of West Australians

Rents remain unaffordable for lower income households, the latest release of the Rental Affordability Index (RAI) reveals.

Investment in Affordable Housing

The additional 10% CGT discount will be available to private investors who offer affordable housing to an individual tenant through a community housing provider.

Home Hub Launch

Home Hub, Australia’s first social and affordable housing advertising service has launched in Perth.

First Home Buyers Scheme

It will be helpful for some but it does not come close to solving the housing affordability crisis.

MP Visit

The Hon Julie Collins MP, Shadow Minister for Ageing and Seniors and Shadow Minister for Women met with Shelter WA staff to discuss housing issues facing older Australians and women in Western Australia.

UNSW: Estimating need and costs of social and affordable housing delivery

It’s estimated there is a current unmet need of 39,200 social and 19,300 affordable homes across WA. If we continue on the same trajectory by 2036 we will have a shortage of 86,400 social homes and 32,000 affordable homes.

Procuring Social and Affordable Housing – Final Industry Report.

Procuring Social and Affordable Housing – Final Industry Report. Project 1.54, September 2018. Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre Housing is an integrated network of social and economic infrastructure with multiple owners and access points. Improving the overall suitability and provision of housing infrastructure (for example incorporating new typologies to suit changing demographics) is needed […]