Media Coverage

ABC Radio: Can big business help solve the housing crisis?

There are 640,000 Australian households whose housing needs are not being met, according to the latest UNSW modelling

As the housing crisis worsens, we’re seeing a range of businesses, corporations and even super funds announcing they want to be part of the solution and investing money in new social housing projects.

Is this just a case of businesses seeking positive PR, or is there a genuine role for the private sector to play in fixing the country’s lack of affordable housing? 

Guests:

Verity Campbell, Impact Manager, Housing All Australians

Scott Langford, Chief Executive Officer, St George Community Housing

Brendan Coates, Economic Policy Program Director, The Grattan Institute