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Cut tax breaks to fund affordable homes


A new national housing campaign is calling on the Federal government to reduce negative gearing and capital gains concessions to help fund an identified 500,000 […]

New polling shows 2 in 3 Australians call for action on housing


Federal and state governments are failing the test of providing secure, affordable housing with two in three Australians saying all political parties must do more […]

NFPs Join Forces to Call For Government Action on Housing Affordability


By Luke Michael. A coalition of not for profits has joined forces to call for a drastic reform of Australia’s housing system, to address rising […]

Affordable housing policy failure still being fuelled by flawed analysis


It’s time to debunk some policy clichés that keep re-emerging.

Homelessness in Australia up 14% in five years, ABS says


For every 10,000 people, 50 are homeless, and more than 43,500 homeless people are under 25

Melbourne housing affordability: Slim pickings for families on average wage


Meet “John” and “Jane”. With two kids and an average gross household income of $2935 each week, they’re Melbourne’s average family.

Wellbeing of Sydneysiders and city’s economy suffering due to poor housing affordability, report finds


The wellbeing and productivity of Sydneysiders has taken a direct hit because of a lack of affordable housing, a new report suggests.