How well do older Australians utilise their homes?

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Author(s): Bruce Judd; Diana Olsberg; Joanne Quinn; Lucy Groenhart; Oya Demirbilek
Description: "Despite the apparent under-utilisation of their dwellings according to previous methods of measurement, the majority of older people regard their house as suitable for their needs and adapt excess bedrooms to accommodate temporary visitors and pursue recreational activities."
Citation: Judd, B., Olsberg, D., Quinn, J., Groenhart, L., Demirbilek, O. (2010) How well do older Australians utilise their homes?, AHURI Research and Policy Bulletin No. 126, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/research-and-policy-bulletins/126.
Date published: 25 May 2010
Publication type: Research and Policy Bulletin 126
Project title: Dwelling and land use by older home owners (Project number: 70392)
Project reports: Dwelling, land and neighbourhood use by older home owners (Final Report)
Dwelling, land and neighbourhood use by older home owners (Positioning Paper)
Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1445-3428
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