Public housing shifts to community sector

Public housing shifts to community sector

The supply of social housing has failed to keep pace with the growth of households in need of housing assistance, with government-provided housing increasingly being transferred to the community sector. Government figures contained in the AIHW Housing Assistance in Australia report show that 803,900 Australians were living in more than 430,000 social housing dwellings – including public, community…

NEW Proposal for 466 Ann Street

A previous application for a tall slender tower located at 466 Ann Street has been superseded by a new development application for a 25 storey residential tower. Proposed by Perry Lane Jv Pty Ltd, the new design features a completely reconfigured floor plate design which reduces apartments from two apartments per level, to one apartment per level.…

Budget Breakdown

The states and territories have all handed down their budgets. While there are some very welcome infrastructure investments, too many governments are continuing to hammer the property sector with tax increases that hurt jobs and investment. We go around the grounds.   Queensland Property Council executive director Chris Mountford has slammed the land tax increase…