At present, New Zealand has the worst rate of homelessness in the OECD. In 2016, 41,000 Kiwis (nearly 1%) were homeless. Half of this number were families with children. This documentary examines the forces behind New Zealand’s homeless epidemic and potential solutions. Australia is up there too.
The Greens housing policy would make a good starting point for serious political debate about what we have to do to solve the housing affordability problem.
We need a national housing strategy to ensure that enough housing is built, to suitable standards, to house all of those in housing need.
Prices quoted for 12 months, but is the property zoned in such a way that you can stay for 12 months?
Council unanimously approves planning permission for the construction of 57 low cost houses on 9 Main Roads sites along Ballarat Road, Footscray.