Getting on the priority wait list is so challenging some applicants just give up.
Finding stable housing is one of the biggest challenges facing prison leavers. Access to public housing flattens the curve on recidivism.
A hands-off federal government simply isn't helping.
Ghettos of crime, drugs and vice? Full of people bludging off the state? That's typical of the unfair stigma attached to public housing, and it distracts us from more fundamental issues.
Don't be fooled by the figures from the NSW government – supply of public housing has not kept up with demand, writes Hal Pawson.
NSW Government policies that foster "administrative evil" have destroyed inner Sydney’s public housing communities, a leading researcher in public policy says.
Campaigners to save Sydney’s landmark Sirius building from demolition had a significant legal win this week, writes Chris Martin.
Grenfell Tower residents tragically got the world's attention only after a disastrous fire. So what would public housing residents in Australia say about their living conditions?
Given its flagship status, the Logan public housing project’s abandonment could be a serious setback for Australian housing and urban policy, writes Hal Pawson.