Housing policy

Research report
27 April 2017

Anglicare Australia has called on the federal government to take urgent action on rental affordability in the upcoming budget, releasing the 2017 Rental Affordability Snapshot.

Report
27 April 2017

Housing affordability for the most disadvantaged Australians won't be fixed by a government-backed bank, or 'bond aggregator', according to new research by the Centre for Independent Studies.

Research report
20 April 2017

This study investigated the capacity constraints affecting Australia’s affordable housing industry, which is critical to addressing the housing needs of low-income Australians.

Video lecture/presentation
11 April 2017

The Treasurer, the Hon Scott Morrison MP, addressed the issue of housing affordability in a lecture hosted by AHURI at the State Library in Melbourne on Monday 10 April 2017.

Transcript
10 April 2017

The Federal Treasurer, Scott Morrison, addressed the issue of housing affordability in an hour-long lecture hosted by AHURI at the State Library in Melbourne on Monday 10 April.

Report
7 April 2017

This study investigated the most appropriate and beneficial shared home ownership models for people with disability.

Research report
3 April 2017

Inclusionary zoning (the rules that require affordable housing in new developments) raises fears of a negative impact on neighbouring properties.

Audio interview
29 March 2017

Australian cyclone specialist, Professor Jonathan Nott, says he's frustrated that Australian policy makers are not making decisions about where to build homes based on the available data about the...

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...

Research report
24 March 2017

Sydney is in the grip of a housing affordability crisis. This report proposes an amendment to planning regulations so that multi- dwelling housing is permissible in the R2 Zone provided that a...