Rental housing

Research report
28 March 2017

This study investigated what was required to create successful non-profit housing providers through public housing transfers in the UK and the roles that policies played in the process. The review...

Video interview
23 March 2017

ABC TV interviewed Carrie Hamilton, from the Housing Action Network in Sydney, about bond aggregation.

Report
15 February 2017

This report makes the case that rental rights in Australia lag far behind those in many other developed countries, where renters often enjoy secure long-term arrangements with strict limits on...

Article
15 February 2017

According to a new national study, co-authored by CHOICE, thousands of tenants are being discriminated against and live in a climate of fear, writes Andy Kollmorgen.

Case study
15 February 2017

This case study explores HomeGround Real Estate, an innovative model of delivering affordable housing pioneered by HomeGround Services (now Launch Housing) in Victoria.

Report
22 December 2016

This report is one of the first of its type in Australia that seeks to chart the nature of housing change, and specific forms of housing disadvantage, experienced by children within mainstream...

Report
22 December 2016

This report presents evidence about numbers of children and young people affected by affordability disadvantage in Australia’s fastest housing tenure: private rental.

Article
12 December 2016

Substantial differences in housing costs combined with differing levels of tenure security have a fundamental impact on the capacity of Australians dependent solely or primarily on the age pension...

Report
7 November 2016

This audit examined the effectiveness of the Department of Social Services’ administration of NRAS allocations; processing of market rent valuations, statements of compliance and incentive...

Report
3 November 2016

This report investigated ways to boost the supply of affordable rental housing through innovative financing models. It found that a 'bond aggregator model’ offers the best chance of facilitating...