City Futures Research Centre

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Housing markets never have met the lowest-income households' needs. Now is the time to tackle problems that have been years in the making by creating a better system to supply their housing.

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If we recognised social housing as infrastructure as essential as transport links, schools and hospitals, not properly investing in it could become unthinkable.

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The UNSW City Futures Research Centre project presents important data on how the community is taking to a major piece of expanding infrastructure.

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UNSW's Simone Zarpelon Leao made a valuable discovery while in Fiji for a symposium with Pacific Island communities on sustainable infrastructure and housing maintenance. 

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True size of the strata and community title sector unveiled for first time thanks to national report.

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A powerful new tool developed with UNSW is designed to reveal the true extent of homelessness and influence government action to solve the problem.

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Don't be fooled by the figures from the NSW government – supply of public housing has not kept up with demand, writes Hal Pawson.

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UNSW is part of a landmark study examining how future high-density developments can be planned with a focus on healthy living.

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As the private rental market grows and property management is hit by disruption, more needs to be done to improve renters’ experiences, new research has found.

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It's time to correct some of the flawed analysis and myths that are preventing development of good housing policy.

 

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