The Construction of Social Housing Pathways Across Australia

AHURI Final Report No. 316, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, DOI:10.18408/ahuri-7118101

73 Pages Posted: 12 Jul 2019

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Abigail Powell

UNSW Business School; Centre for Social Impact

Ariella Meltzer

Centre for Social Impact

Chris Martin

City Futures Research Center

Wendy Stone

Centre for Urban Transitions

Edgar Liu

City Futures Research Centre

Kathleen Flanagan

Office of the School of Social Sciences

Kristy Muir

University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Selina Tually

Centre for Housing, Urban and Regional Planning

Date Written: July 11, 2019

Abstract

This report examines the role of policy in shaping social housing pathways (i.e. the changing experience of housing by tenants and their households over time and space) through a review of current social housing operational policies. It considers application processes, eligibility criteria, rent, use of premises, tenant-initiated transfers, portfolio management and tenancy management by landlords.

Keywords: social housing, public housing, community housing, policy, operational policy, housing pathways

JEL Classification: I31, I39, R30, R38

Suggested Citation

Powell, Abigail and Meltzer, Ariella and Martin, Chris and Stone, Wendy and Liu, Edgar and Flanagan, Kathleen and Muir, Kristy and Tually, Selina, The Construction of Social Housing Pathways Across Australia (July 11, 2019). AHURI Final Report No. 316, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, DOI:10.18408/ahuri-7118101. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3418730

Abigail Powell (Contact Author)

UNSW Business School ( email )

UNSW Business School
High St
Sydney, NSW 2052
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://https://www.csi.edu.au/about-csi/our-people/abigail-powell/

Centre for Social Impact ( email )

UNSW Business School
High St
Sydney, NSW 2052
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://https://www.csi.edu.au/about-csi/our-people/abigail-powell/

Ariella Meltzer

Centre for Social Impact ( email )

Sydney
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://https://research.unsw.edu.au/people/dr-ariella-meltzer

Chris Martin

City Futures Research Center ( email )

Kensington
High St
Sydney, NSW 2052
Australia

Wendy Stone

Centre for Urban Transitions ( email )

Cnr Wakefield and William Streets, Hawthorn Victor
3122 Victoria, Victoria 3122
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://www.swinburne.edu.au/health-arts-design/staff/profile/index.php?id=wmstone

Edgar Liu

City Futures Research Centre ( email )

4007 The Red Centre
Sydney, New South Wales 2052
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://https://research.unsw.edu.au/people/dr-edgar-yue-lap-liu

Kathleen Flanagan

Office of the School of Social Sciences ( email )

French Street
Sandy Bay
Tasmania, 7250
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://https://rmdb.research.utas.edu.au/public/rmdb/q/indiv_detail_warp_trans/30533

Kristy Muir

University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Kensington
High St
Sydney, NSW 2052
Australia

Selina Tually

Centre for Housing, Urban and Regional Planning ( email )

No 233 North Terrace, School of Commerce
Adelaide, South Australia 5005
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/directory/selina.tually

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