The City of Sydney’s approach to the supply of affordable housing - This paper is one of a series of documents produced by the research team as we progress through our program of work. This paper investigates the strategies used by the City of Sydney to increase affordable housing and whether they can be replicated in other council areas. Download the report.
Project Investigator Prof. Chris Paris at AHURI Conference - Project Investigator Emeritus Professor Chris Paris will be facilitating the Locally made: affordable housing and local government session at AHURI’s National Housing Conference in Sydney in late 2017. More information can be found here.
RSA Conference Presentations - Project PhD students Jessica Porter and Laura Hodgson presented at the recent RSA conference in Sydney. Their presentations are available below. … More RSA Conference Presentations
March 2017 PhD Presentations - Project PhD students Laura Hodgson, Jessica Porter and Lenka Thompson presented their work at the March 2017 Project workshop at the Sunshine Coast. Their presentations are available below. Laura Hodgson: Airbnb Regulation Sunshine Coast Presentation Jessica Porter: Land Use Policies and the Supply of Affordable Housing in Rural and Regional Australia Lenka Thompson: Local Government … More March 2017 PhD Presentations
Project workshop, March 2017 - On Friday 31 March, a workshop was held at Twin Waters Resort on the Sunshine Coast for Andrew Beer's ARC Linkage Project: Local Government and Housing in Australia for the 21st Century … More Project workshop, March 2017
Australasian Housing Researchers Conference, 15-17 February 2017, RMIT University Melbourne - The 10th Australasian Housing Researchers Conference was held at RMIT in the Melbourne CBD. It was a great opportunity to meet other researchers and bounce around a few ideas about my proposed research; and to meet Lenka Thompson and Professor Alan Morris. … More Australasian Housing Researchers Conference, 15-17 February 2017, RMIT University Melbourne
Congratulations to PhD Student Laura Hodgson - Laura has been awarded a bursary to attend a conference on Fragmented Regional Worlds. Hosted by the Regional Studies Association, the conference will be held in Sydney in July. More information can be found here.
Local government and housing in the 21st century: A discussion paper - This Discussion Paper reviews the major themes in policy, public debate and the published literature on the role of local governments in the housing sphere in Australia in the 21st Century. It has been produced as one output associated with the Australian Research Council’s Linkage project, Local Government and Housing in the 21st Century (LP … More Local government and housing in the 21st century: A discussion paper
New PhD student - Professor Andrew Beer is pleased to announce the appointment of Laura Hodgson as the project’s third PhD student. She will start at UniSA on January 20, joining our two other students on the project: Lenka Thompson (UTS) and Jessica Porter (UniSA). Laura has a background in local government and will be an asset to the … More New PhD student
March 2017 Workshop - The next project meeting will be on Friday 31 March 2017 at Twin Waters Resort on the Sunshine Coast. It will be in the form of a full day workshop and will bring together the project’s investigators, researchers and representatives from the partner organisations. This important meeting will help focus the forthcoming research on housing … More March 2017 Workshop