News | A proposal for a two-storey boarding house that would bring 36 affordable bedrooms to Sydney’s North Shore has run into opposition from locals.
Discourse | Katrina Raynor considers the innovations behind a portable housing project designed to house the homeless in Melbourne, which represents a scalable response to Australia’s urgent social and affordable housing needs.
News | The shortlist for a competition to design public housing in Perth that will generate variety, equity and affordability has been revealed.
News | The Queensland government has announced the winners of its Diversity and Density Done Well ideas competition.
News | The Queensland government has announced a 10-year plan to deliver an affordable housing program that “hasn’t been done at scale in this country in decades.”
News | The New South Wales Government has proposed plans to tackle the housing affordability crisis by clearing the way for new homes in greenfield areas.
Discourse | Australian Institute of Architects National President Ken Maher’s address to federal politicians on the critical role of architecture in delivering affordable living.
News | Schored Projects has designed 57 portable and affordable housing units to accommodate some of Melbourne’s homeless population.
Discourse | Draft plans released this week by the Greater Sydney Commission included a mandate for affordable housing in new developments, but these targets are too low to address the critical shortage of affordable housing in Sydney.
News | MGS Architects has designed VincentCare’s newest housing project, The VincentCare Homeless Resource Centre and Housing Project in Melbourne.
News | WA architects, designers, developers and builders have been invited to submit designs in an affordable housing design competition.
Discourse | To see Australia’s lack of affordable housing as a failure of government is to misunderstand the politics behind housing.
News | An affordable housing working group set up by the government is calling for submissions on ways to boost rental supply.
Postcards | The ‘incremental’ approach to delivering affordable housing works in South America. Would it work in Australia?
Discourse | A report into the housing crisis in Sydney and Melbourne finds flawed evidence has driven the policy response.
Discourse | Australia sits at “the end of the pack” when it comes to affordable housing, says US expert.
Practice | Graduate architect Andrew Kerr set himself a challenge to build a one-bedroom house south of Hobart for just $60,000.
Discourse | Economist Cameron Murray argues against the idea that developer levies push up the prices of new homes.
News | The developer-backed Committee for Sydney has called for an audit of public land in the city to ease housing affordability.