Latest affordability News

Post-pandemic diet shifts could avert millions of deaths
Barlow Park to light up Cairns’ visitor economy
UN Report: Global hunger numbers rose to as many as 828 million in 2021
Housing affordability improves in WA during last two decades
Dental system failing children, urgent change needed – specialists
Interest rate hike to push more Australians into poverty
Perth home values increase for seventh consecutive month
Grants awarded to attract childcare workers to regional WA
$400 Household Electricity Credit commences this weekend
Home buyers set to receive additional support
Providing accommodation for vulnerable Tasmanians in North West
Insurers welcome release of Reinsurance Pool modelling data
Feminist Economics and Fight for Human Rights
$400 million redevelopment of former Perth Girls School gets green light
EV charging gets boost in South Australia
Premier announces immediate response to support Queensland families
Help develop Council’s Draft Housing Strategy
Consumer losses mount as national online retailer fails to deliver
City of Ballarat’s first Asset Plan adopted
Ambitious interim target set for State Government emissions
Message from SRH/HRP Acting Director
Energy market restart positive, but affordability remains grim
$2.8 billion investment for housing
$328 million for regional and key worker housing
Council passes record budget amid confident growth and investment in city
NSW Budget looks to longer term while addressing current stresses and strains in economy
Lifelong learning receives record investment
Failure to reform Emergency Services Levy missed opportunity
Property Council welcomes housing led State Budget
Property Council warmly welcomes strategic investment into housing supply
Property Council calls for Housing Supply measures to complement shared equity trial
Major funding boost to supercharge housing supply
Securing before and after school care
Annual Budget adopted 16 June
Lights potentially out for Tasmania as Barnett fails on energy policy
State-owned coal power stations to be retired by 2030
Cumberland calls for more action to address homelessness at Cumberland City’s Homelessness Sector forum
Unprecedented childcare boost for families
Productive discussions with State and Federal Energy Ministers
Encouraging reset on energy but specifics are urgent
Oil and gas sector to work with authorities on energy system pressures
World Hepatitis Summit 2022 urges action to eliminate viral hepatitis as unexplained hepatitis cases
WA still one of most affordable places in country to buy or rent
Council adopts new Housing Strategy, asks for new directions
Holistic solution needed for housing challenges as interest rates rise
Rental assistance tenants at risk of homelessness left to last minute
Sydney’s Three Cities – flawed vision?
Additional lenders to offer Home Guarantee Scheme