Housing affordability lessons from Vancouver for the City of Sydney

Vancouver has been grappling with its housing affordability crisis for over a decade – and its mayor has some advice for Sydney.

Part of the problem, he said, is that Australia and Canada were “way behind in innovation in government” and cities were left with few real policy levels to tackle the issue.

Source: Housing affordability lessons from Vancouver for the City of Sydney

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Carrie Hamilton discusses bond aggregation with ABC TV News 24 (10 March 2017) – YouTube

Bond Aggregation

Bond aggregation and no deposit home loans can be a major disruption the housing industry. I’m not sure if the government realise it but the bond aggregator they’ve put together in the last budget could turn the property market on its head.

Bond Aggregation and No Deposit Home Loans

Bond Aggregation and No Deposit Home Loans housing providers will open up lending options

Home Truths – Four Corners – YouTube

The Affordable Housing Crisis Investigated By Four Corners

Affordable housing crisis in Australia is reaching biblical proportions. Many are warning of a bursting bubble..

 

Four Corners reports on the white hot issues of housing affordability and negative gearing and the generation left wondering if they will ever own their own home.

“We will start it at 1.1 million dollars ladies and gentlemen.”

A house with a million dollar price tag used to be confined to the super wealthy suburbs in Australia’s biggest cities. Today, properties with that sort of asking price are commonplace, even in the urban fringes, with little infrastructure and lengthy commute times.In Melbourne, the median house price is $700 thousand dollars, around 10 times the average wage. In Sydney, there are suburbs more expensive than Manhattan. It’s why the IMF declared Australia one of the most expensive countries in the world to buy property in. Via youtube.com

 

Affordable Housing Development Willoughby | Link Housing opens new homes in Willoughby

Link Homes Manages 42 New Affordable Homes

Affordable housing development Willoughby has added 42 new homes to Link Housings stock. Affordable housing development is coming into its own. Property developers and property investors are seeing that it is simply good business.

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Affordable Housing Development Opened at Willoughby

Affordable housing development will soon be crucial part of any serious property developers business plan

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Tiny Affordable Housing Design | 3 Tiny Homes Full Of Ideas

Tiny Affordable Housing Design Tiny Homes Are One Answer To The Affordable Housing Shortage

Tiny affordable housing design is at the core of the solution to the crisis in affordable housing in Australia. The affordable housing shortage is also about design. Poor design has been a big part of the problem and good design can be a big part of the cure.

 

A cosy, yet elegant home in Krakow

 

Sustainable Apartments – A New Model for the Future | Jeremy McLeod | TEDxStKilda – YouTube

 Sustainable Affordable Housing Keeps Tenants

Sustainable affordable housing is where the future of investment property is at. Property investor that understands this is well ahead of the game.

Sustainable Apartments – A New Model for the Future | Jeremy McLeod | TEDxStKilda – YouTube

Jeremy McLeod shatters the Australian Dream with a new model on urban housing that is environmentally, socially and financially sustainable. He challenges the status quo development model of meaningless apartments designed to investor specifications for maximum yield with little or no regard for people, community or the environment. The Nightingale model is an alternative that is easily replicated, benefits the community, the city and is designed for real life.
Sustainable Apartments – A New Model for the Future | Jeremy McLeod | TEDxStKilda – YouTube