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MEDIA RELEASE: Social and affordable housing critical post-COVID-19 recovery

Thousands of low-income West Australians will continue to face housing insecurity and homelessness in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis if the WA Government does not urgently invest in social and affordable housing.

Perth’s Median Rent Rises

Shelter WA responds to Perth’s median rent rise and the impact it will add to the housing system.

Short-Stay Accommodation

Shelter WA is pleased to see that the State Government has responded positively to the recommendations of the inquiry into short-stay accommodation.

Rental Affordability Index

This year’s index reveals that rents still remain extremely unaffordable for very low- and low-income households in Western Australia.

Mortgage Mates

It’s like a dating website but for home ownership. It’s the first housing platform in Australia which looks at co-ownership between strangers. By jumping on the sharing culture Mortgage Mates is working in the same framework as Uber and Airbnb by turning strangers, into mates. It has not been seen before and interest is high… […]