Tag Archive for: Housing Affordability

Australian Local Government business papers

Shelter WA urges all delegates to support the motions that address the growing and evolving housing affordability challenges across Australian rural, regional, and metropolitan communities.

New data reveals extent of housing affordability concern

The Australia-wide poll of 1,100 people undertaken last week by Essential Media also found women are more concerned than men when it comes to the issue of affordability.

Housing market impacts and housing policy responses – an international review

The report highlights that, with house prices also having risen sharply during the crisis in most of the researched countries, housing affordability pressures are now generally even more acute in 2022 than when COVID first hit.

The Australian Dream: Inquiry into housing affordability and supply in Australia

In this report, the Committee makes sixteen recommendations to improve housing supply and affordability across the country.

Registration scheme for short-term rental accommodation

A thriving tourist sector requires a well-functioning housing system that can accommodate local workers and communities.

Sign the joint letter to the Treasurer

Add your organisation’s details in a letter to Josh Frydenberg to urge more funding to improve housing affordability.

State of the Nation’s Housing 2021–22

By household type, the strongest growth in new households is expected from lone person households (595,000), followed by couple families without children (488,000), then couple families with children (361,000).

Australian Affordable Housing E-Scan

Australia’s ageing housing stock offers a multitude of benefits that will supercharge the emissions reduction.

Shelter WA signs historic Community Sector Climate Declaration

Climate change will increase housing insecurity and the risk of homelessness, especially for people on low incomes and those experiencing housing stress.

Housing our Community

This report by the Urban Development Institute of Western Australia (UDIA) WA has revealed that Perth is projected to have demand outstrip supply within the next three years.

Housing Affordability in WA: A tale of two tenures

This fifteenth report in BCEC’s Focus on WA series builds on the Centre’s earlier reports into Housing Affordability and finds that housing affordability has improved in Western Australia but this improvement has been uneven.

Jobs Availability Snapshot 2020

This year has been particularly devastating for the jobs market. The COVID-19 pandemic and the economic shutdowns required to manage community transmission have resulted in a steep rise in unemployment and underemployment.

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.

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.

BCEC – Getting our house in order

This report by the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre focuses on housing affordability, one of the most important economic and social issues facing Western Australia, and indeed the country. This twelfth report in BCEC’s Focus on WA series builds on the Centre’s earlier reports into Housing Affordability, and includes new analysis of the latest trends in housing affordability since the release of […]