06 July 2016
The announcement by the Minister for Social Housing Brad Hazzard that the Riverwood social housing estate will be renewed with a mix of private, social and affordable housing demonstrates the value of Private Public Partnerships, says the Urban Taskforce.
16 June 2016
The sensational scaremongering about Hong Kong like densities for the redevelopment of Waterloo by the City of Sydney Council is based on incorrect facts, says the Urban Taskforce.
15 June 2016
The announcement by the NSW Treasurer that a new 4 per cent tax on the purchase of residential real estate by foreign buyers will slow down housing supply and increase the cost of housing, says the Urban Taskforce.
23 May 2016
Proposals by the NSW government to make it harder for foreign investors to buy housing will only slow down housing supply, says the Urban Taskforce.
06 May 2016
Proposals by the NSW Minister for Planning to improve the planning system seem to be driven by getting communities involved before lodgement of plans but clear rules are a better way to ensure housing supply, says the Urban Taskforce.