AHURI POLICY DEVELOPMENT

AHURI Briefs 2016

Understanding of housing, homelessness and related urban issues in 2016

Summaries and explainers on topical policy issues during 2016 drawing on the AHURI research evidence-base and the data available from Australian and international research.

Significant increase in mortgage costs identified by Treasurer

AHURI Brief

24 Nov 2016

Australian households increasingly spend more on mortgage payments

No homes for new households in Australia’s capital cities

AHURI Brief

22 Nov 2016

Since 2006 household growth in Australian cities has failed to keep up with population growth

Treasurer’s concerns for falling rates of home ownership

AHURI Brief

14 Nov 2016

Only one third of young Australians are home owners

Sydney's fastest growing regions 2005 to 2015

AHURI Brief

7 Nov 2016

The three regions of greater Sydney with greatest rate of population increase are Parramatta; City and inner south; and Blacktown.

AHURI research informs Treasurer’s speech

AHURI Brief

7 Nov 2016

The recent speech by the Treasurer Scott Morrison to the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) outlined the challenges face by home owners and would-be homeowners, and highlighted a number of findings from AHURI research.

Change in housing tenure for lower income Australian households

AHURI Brief

28 Sep 2016

Lower income households are living in less secure housing tenures

Home ownership is not necessarily a secure tenure

AHURI Brief

15 Sep 2016

One in five Australian home owners and buyers show instability in their housing tenure

Housing tenure by income level for Australian households

AHURI Brief

23 Aug 2016

In what tenure were households from each income level living in 2013-14?

Unaffordable rents in capital cities 2006 to 2011

AHURI Brief

1 Jul 2016

Private rental housing unaffordability increased by vastly different amounts in different cities over the time period 2006 to 2011.

Understanding the 30:40 indicator of housing affordability stress

AHURI Brief

14 Jun 2016

Comparing household income with housing costs