Judith Yates


The supply of affordable private rental housing in Australian cities: short-term and longer-term changes

This research charts the changes in the supply of affordable and available private rental housing for lower income households between 2011 and 2016, and is the latest in a series of projects detailing affordable rental housing supply every five years since 1996 using Census data.

Changes in the supply of and need for low rent dwellings in the private rental market

This research project examines how the low rent end of the Australian private rental market fared between the 1996 and 2001 Censuses. During this period a number of significant changes affected the private rental housing market. Household incomes improved. Nationally, the growth in the number...
Journal article

W(h)ither low cost private rental housing?

This paper uses census data for 1986 and 1996 to estimate the shortage of low cost private rental stock in Australia.
Journal article

Vacancy rates and low-rent housing: a panel data analysis

There is evidence of a shortage of low-rent housing stock in Australia.
Position paper

Australia’s private rental market: changes (2001-2006) in the supply of, and demand for, low rent dwellings

Between 2001 and 2006, Australia’s private rental sector grew by 11 per cent bringing the total number of private renter dwellings to 1.47 million.