Evidence Review

A series of short online articles that link AHURI research findings to contemporary debates, media discussions and community concerns.

Research theme
Economics and modelling

Housing makes a significant contribution to the Australian economy.

Research theme
Health, ageing and disability

In the context of an ageing population, AHURI researchers have made a significant contribution...

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Home ownership

Home ownership is the most common and most desired form of housing in Australia.

Research theme
Homelessness and housing

Examines the needs of those in housing crisis or at immediate risk of becoming homeless...

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Housing affordability

How can housing assistance and other policy levers increase the supply of affordable housing...

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Indigenous housing

AHURI researchers have developed a substantial body of research into housing issues...

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Private rental

Examines the needs of those in housing crisis or at immediate risk of becoming homeless...

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Public and community housing

Public and community housing is rental housing which is owned and operated by State Housing Authorities and not-for-profit housing providers respectively.

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Social wellbeing

AHURI research has examined the relationship between housing and social wellbeing through concepts like social exclusion/inclusion, social cohesion and social connectedness.

Research theme
Urban planning and development

Urban planning can have a significant influence on the type, location and affordability of housing.

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute


The Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) is a unique venture—a national independent research network with a professional not-for-profit research management company at its centre.

We fund, conduct, synthesise and disseminate high-quality research on housing, homelessness and related urban issues, including research specific to Indigenous Australians.
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New AHURI research reports

Australian demographic trends and their implications for housing subsidies
Positioning Paper

What is the relationship between underemployment and housing insecurity? 
Research and Policy Bulletin

Supportive housing to address homelessness 
Final Report

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New Evidence-Based Policy Inquiries
The National Housing Research Program Funding Round 2015 introduces the Policy Development Research Model.
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AHURI can provide accurate, timely and rigorous analysis of existing research to inform policy development.
To find out more, contact Dr Michael Fotheringham.



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