Based on research comparing projects across the country, a new assessment tool calculates cost-effective ways to fund affordable housing to meet specified needs in different markets.
Business conditions aren't translating to confidence, despite growing profits and jobs.
The bond aggregator by itself cannot create a housing development pipeline. It needs co-investment from government to make it feasible.
Scott Morrison has been exploring a UK model for channelling investment via a specialist financial intermediary into new affordable housing provided by landlords with a social purpose. It makes sense.
Where investment loans were the fastest growing category of housing finance at the end of 2015, it is now the leading area of contraction.