UNSW housing experts weigh in on the policies that could provide relief from the state’s housing crisis.
It’s often claimed that reforming tenancy laws to better protect tenants will drive landlords out of the market, leading to fewer rental properties. A new study finds no evidence to support the claim.
The recent federal budget neglects the need to reform an ailing system.
UNSW Sydney and ACOSS partnership research shows the impact of the pandemic on long-standing unaffordability, inequality and indebtedness.
Systemic reform for housing policy in Australia is still needed despite innovative emergency responses during the pandemic.
Move over uni students, there’s a newer, mature share house in town.
The delivery of affordable housing in Australia is in desperate need of a shakeup, says UNSW City Futures Research Fellow Dr Laurence Troy.
The problems with housing systems in Australia and similar countries run deep. Solutions depend on a fundamental rethink of our approach to housing and its central place in our lives and the economy.
Don't be fooled by the figures from the NSW government – supply of public housing has not kept up with demand, writes Hal Pawson.
While homelessness is becoming more visible, it is not new in affluent societies like Australia, writes Anne O'Brien.