17 March 2015

This supplement covers the major social and affordable housing commitments made by two parties since Around the House went to press.

18 December 2014
December 2014
  • The new geography of suburban disadvantage in Australia
  • It’s time to put housing on the agenda for the NSW State elections
  • Renters at Home?
  • Affordable housing and the planning system
  • Social housing policy out for discussion
  • Solution to last edition’s ‘Portfolio Strategy puzzle’
  • Planning for people charter
  • A window into the finances of state housing agencies: financial results for 2014
  • Public Accounts Committee notes delay in portfolio strategy
2 April 2014

 March 2014

  • Housing and the NDIS: the elephant in the room
  • Housing appeals - what has 18 years achieved?
  • Why talk about the private rental market?
  • Urban Activation Precincts take shape
  • Making a rental property home
  • Redeveloping public housing
  • Social investment and the future of affordable and secure housing
  • The view returning to National Shelter
1 April 2014
March 2014
  • Is the sell-off of Millers Point the future of public housing?
12 December 2013
December 2013
  • Strata reform – will more low-income people lose their homes?
  • Where to after the Housing Supply Council?
  • Housing crisis hits the suburbs in Melbourne
  • Changes and inquiries
  • Unlocking institutional finance for affordable housing: what Australian experts have said
  • Public housing and Centrelink
  • ACOSS confronts housing tax challenge 
  • Barb the builder project
  • Sharing planning uplift for affordable housing
  • What’s in the Planning Bill about affordable housing
1 October 2013
September 2013
  • Making futures for social housing
  • Thoughts from the new DG
  • After the election – what can housing expect?
  • A week when we can all do something about poverty
  • Changes for residential parks about to become law
  • Housing, employment and participation
  • Thank you Tenancy Advice and Advocacy Services
  • Housing the highest need for community service clients
  • Housing stress: a cost of caring?
  • Improving service delivery to Aboriginal people
11 July 2013

 Around the House no. 93


 June 2013

  • Homelessness in a time of prosperity
  • Affordable housing:  a shared labour
  • Planning for an affordable Sydney
  • 'Housing Crossroads' Conference
  •  Social housing and heritage
  • Commonwealth budget
  • How the housing system works
  • Thinking outside the toolbox - ideas to help deliver and improve repairs services
10 April 2013

March 2013

  • Building Sydney
  • Can we call them a home? Boarding house reform in NSW
  • Housing wellbeing: the urban policy challenge for Australia
  • Getting a home and staying in it
  • UrbanGrowth for urban growth
  • Stimulus housing was a good investment
  • Homelessness and the TAAP’s role in preventing it
  • Multigenerational households on the rise
  • Vale Col James
  • Watch out for for-profit conferences
  • A history of tenant activism, and the emergence of the Tenants Union of NSW