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Shared ownership can help make housing affordable for people with disability

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Affordable housing Housing prices Home ownership Low income housing People with disability Housing Australia
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The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is expected to help more people with disability access the support services they need to live independently in the community. But the majority of NDIS participants have low incomes. So, without substantial financial assistance, they struggle to find affordable housing to move into.

In recent years there has been much public policy discussion about shared ownership housing models – also known as shared equity – as part of the solution for this problem.

Read the full article on The Conversation.

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