COVID turbo-charged Australia’s existing housing problems, but policy solutions are available, says a new report.
Why are some of the problems with housing stress and homelessness worse in New South Wales than in other states?
UNSW housing experts weigh in on the policies that could provide relief from the state’s housing crisis.
Three bills to go before parliament confirm the Albanese government is restoring the Commonwealth to a leadership role on housing issues. But there are still gaps in its approach.
The main driver of homelessness in Australia is housing costs – post-COVID rents, house prices and interest rates are all much higher. To house everyone, the housing system needs a major overhaul.
The recent federal budget neglects the need to reform an ailing system.
While the Productivity Commission’s critique of the national housing agreement is justified, its faith in the market is not. The Albanese government is right to invest in building social housing.
Australian state governments are struggling to meet growing demand for low-cost housing as cost-of-living pressure rises.
UNSW and ACOSS partnership launches an international review of housing and homelessness policies.
UNSW Sydney and ACOSS partnership research shows the impact of the pandemic on long-standing unaffordability, inequality and indebtedness.