Current Events

Affordable Housing Seminars #5 – Understanding the feasibility of different delivery models
  • Presenter: Karen Janiszewski, Director, Urbanxchange
  • Date: Thursday 13 June 3.30 - 5.30pm (networking from 5.00pm with light refreshments)
  • Location: Victoria University, City Convention Centre, L12, 300 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC

Our guest speaker, Karen Janiszewski, has extensive experience working with governments, community housing providers, developers and financiers to deliver affordable housing agreements. She has an in depth understanding of the key drivers of each of these sectors.

In this seminar, Karen will examine how registered housing agencies develop financial feasibility for their delivery models. Karen will demonstrate this using a financial model and discuss the key drivers of the relevant sectors.

We recommend that you register your attendance online as soon as possible as we have limited seats available.

Previous Events

On 21 March 2019, our guest speaker Tim Mileham provided an overview of the learnings to-date from the Victorian Planning Authority as it assists councils in preparing plans and facilitating affordable housing agreements in urban renewal precincts. A webinar version will be released once it is ready to be uploaded.

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On 21 February 2019, our guest speaker Hal Bisset talked about three key aspects in understanding the role of housing associations: Mission – and the implication for target group; Outcomes – and the implication for design, and especially business model – and the implications for funding models.A webinar version will be released once it is ready to be uploaded.

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In December 2018, Rachel Hornsby from Hornsby & Co. discussed her experience regarding the partnerships and collaboration necessary to achieve successful affordable housing outcomes within local councils.

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In October 2018, DELWP held the first in a series of seminars on the framework for voluntary affordable housing agreements under the Planning and Environment Act 1987.

View part 1 of the presentations

View part 2 of the presentations (Coming soon)

View part 3 of the presentations

The Affordable Housing Implementation Symposium was held in August 2018

View the presentations

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