Organisation

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute

Acronym
AHURI

Items authored

Journal article

15 May 2008

This article focuses on risk-assessment practices in the private rental market, with particular consideration of their impact on low-income renters. It is based on the fieldwork undertaken in the second stage of the research process that followed completion of the Positioning Paper. The key research...

Submission

28 Apr 2008

We appreciate the opportunity to raise issues on housing affordability in Australia and note that your terms of reference raise the following specific issues:

• the taxes and levies imposed by state and territory governments;

• the rate of release of new land...

Reports

13 Mar 2008

Papers and presentations from the 2008 conference are now available online. Issues covered in the conference papers include housing affordability, social housing, the role of housing practitioners, and Indigenous housing.

Please note: this is an archived link and not all PDFs may be available...

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Items published

Research report

29 May 2018

This study examined the range of strategies and initiatives governments have used to leverage affordable housing supply across the continuum of housing needs (i.e. from social housing to affordable rental and home ownership) in a constrained funding and increasingly market-driven context, across a range of...

Report

16 May 2018

This research investigated social impact investment (SII), which aims to generate and actively measure social and financial returns. There are several promising SII models—including housing supply bonds, property funds, funding social enterprises, social impact bonds and social impact loans.

Research report

10 May 2018

This report examines how the rules embedded in the tax and transfer system, especially in relation to the age pension, may impact on household choices.

Report

Inquiry into increasing affordable housing supply: evidence-based principles and strategies for Australian policy and practice
10 Apr 2018

There is growing interest in the potential for inclusionary planning approaches to help deliver affordable housing supply in Australian cities and regions. Within wider government strategies for affordable housing supply, inclusionary planning approaches can play a role in requiring or incentivising dwelling units, land, or...

Report

4 Apr 2018

This research is a comprehensive analysis of the private rental sector (PRS) and explores the interplay between regulation, organisations and structures, and social norms and practices of prevailing policies. It also explores the impact of innovation and digital technology on the sector.

Items authored

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Items published/produced

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