Private rentals

Research report

2 Aug 2018

This study focused on the Australian private rental sector including formal rules (policies and regulation); organisations and structures; and informal rules (social norms and practices), and reviewed the sector in ten countries.

Research report

19 Jul 2018

This study investigated how low-income renters navigate the private rental sector (PRS) via three core pathways: the formal, informal and supported pathways. It provides practitioners and policy makers with an evidence base on changing practices and ways forward in shaping equitable PRS institutions.

Research 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.

Website

1 Dec 2017

Are real estate agents covered by the Privacy Act?

Research report

1 Sep 2017

The real deal: Rising house prices and low interest rates have supported industry growth

Journal article

22 Aug 2016

This article provides new evidence on the supply of private rental dwellings affordable for low income households in Australia in 1996 and 2001 and on shortages or surpluses of affordable dwellings in each period.

Website

1 Jan 2016

Like many modern success stories, the First National Real Estate network traces its roots to humble beginnings.

Journal article

16 Sep 2015

A tax rule whereby losses on a rental property are deductible against personal taxable income (commonly known as ‘negative gearing’) is an almost uniquely Australian practice.

Article

12 Sep 2015

‘THE Uber of real estate’ could break the industry by saving you tens of thousands where agents pocketed an extra $68 million in commissions just last month.

Research report

19 Mar 2015

Trends in rents The Melbourne Rent Index (MRI) increased by 1.0 per cent in the March quarter. In the twelve months to March 2015, the MRI increased by 2.1 per cent.

Journal article

13 Mar 2015

Out of 37,000 enterprises operating within the Australian real estate industry, well over 50% of those are franchised outlets suggesting franchising popularity.

Research report

1 Feb 2014

Residents in outer-metropolitan areas have lower average income, poorer health and educational outcomes, lower employment participation rates and higher levels of youth disengagement than residents in inner-city areas.

Journal article

16 Jan 2014

It is often taken for granted that governments intervene in the housing market to address social need and affordability concerns, but is this conceptualisation sufficient to capture the processes that inform housing policy-making?

Journal article

9 Oct 2013

Mainly stimulated by concerns over inadequate housing supply, both the UK and Australia have recently seen renewed policy-maker interest in channelling ‘institutional investment’ into rental housebuilding.

Journal article

3 Jun 2013

Mobility is often overlooked in debates about spatial disadvantage, which tend to focus on place. In this paper, the focus is on residential mobility and the ways in which it derives from, and contributes to, processes of social disadvantage.

Journal article

1 Jun 2013

There is relatively little research into the housing experience of refugee immigrants to Australia as a category or into variations in their housing careers according to cultural backgrounds.

Journal article

16 May 2013

This paper examines factors influencing Australian landlords’ decisions to retain their rental investments.

Journal article

1 Jan 2013

The socio-economic circumstances and health of people with disabilities has been relatively ignored in public health research, policy and practice in Australia and internationally.

Journal article

2 Aug 2012

For older Australians being dependent on the private rental market is usually associated with serious financial hardship and insecurity.

Research report

1 Jul 2012

The Rental Report provides key statistics on the private rental market in Victoria. The major source for the statistics presented in the Rental Report is the Residential Tenancies Bond Authority which collects data on all rental bonds lodged under the Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (VIC)....

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