Capacity in the homebuilding industry

Document type
Discussion paper
Corporate author(s)
Intergenerational Foundation
Publisher
Intergenerational Foundation
Date of publication
13 September 2016
Subject(s)
Housing and Homelessness, Older Adults
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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The Intergenerational Foundation strongly believe that solving the housing affordability crisis requires the creation of a more heterogeneous homebuilding industry, which should include a greater role for the public sector.

This consultation response makes the following points on government policy towards planning and housing delivery:

  • The current house building model doesn’t work.
  • We should unlock our ‘hidden homes’ to boost housing delivery.