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Housing Is Now The Number One Issue For Voters in NSW

Listen in as Churches Housing CEO Magnus Linder is interviewed by Hope FM’s Stephen O’Doherty about housing affordability in Sydney. Less than 1% of private rentals are affordable for people on low incomes in the Greater Sydney area. Housing stress and rising homelessness are hurting not only renters but their families, employers and whole communities… Click […]

Minute with Magnus

It’s busy days! Here are some things that I’ve been doing and thinking about, mostly housing related. I dropped in for a day at the Powerhousing Conference and was challenged by the obvious flow-on effect that the booming markets in Sydney and Melbourne have had on Hobart, now the least affordable in Australia if measured […]

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All’s not well in the gardens of Eden

Regional areas, particularly up and down the east coast, are reeling under the shockwaves from the Sydney and Melbourne property booms. Coffs Harbour, Port Macquarie and the Tweed have all seen affordability and supply issues soar. Churches Housing’s CEO, Magnus Linder, has just returned from Eden where the Salvos, Uniting and Anglican churches are all […]

Churches Housing AGM 2018

Lachlan’s in Old Government House, Parramatta Park, is the venue for Churches Housing’s annual general meeting. We’d love you to join us for a light breakfast and reports on the year past and our plans for next year, so reserve your place now. Transport: public transport, via Parramatta bus and train interchange is a 10-15 […]