Urban Research Centre (WS)

Owning Institution

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28 Mar 2012

Community Land Trusts (CLTs) are a model of community-based, perpetually affordable housing that has been operating in the United States for the past 30 years and has more recently been established in the United Kingdom.

This study found that Community Land Trust...


7 Apr 2011

This study engaged with a group of owner-managers with Arabic ancestry in the Auburn-Bankstown corridor within Sydney’s West Central planning sub-region. It sought to examine the barriers and impediments to employment generation and growth faced by these owner managers and whether or not such impediments...


24 Feb 2011

As indicated in the 2005 Metropolitan Strategy and subsequent 2007 Draft Sub-regional Strategies, comprehensive data on Sydney’s agricultural lands are key to effective planning on Sydney’s urban fringe. With the five year review of the Metropolitan Strategy in 2010, the need for relevant data is...


21 Feb 2011

The promotion and development of a Penrith Valley economic corridor has the potential to play an important role in facilitating income generation and employment growth in the Penrith area, and so contribute significantly in addressing NSW government job targets as outlined in the NSW Government’s...


16 Aug 2010

This report examines the experience of mortgage distress in Western Sydney and mortgage holders' coping strategies.

While not claiming to be a representative sample of mortgagors in distress, the report reveals much about the circumstances contributing to mortgage distress and its considerable impacts on...

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