No Place Like Home

No Place Like Home

Author: Michael Short After a week during which Melbourne’s City Square has been occupied by a camp of homeless people protesting about their treatment and their plight, young writer David Allegretti’s account below tells but one of the human stories...
Older renters fear being homeless

Older renters fear being homeless

Author: Stephen Taylor The Mornington News THE spectre of homelessness in old age weighs heavily on those lacking the job prospects and mobility of someone younger. This is especially so for older renters. Adding to the threats posed by rising property prices,...
Shortage of Affordable Housing

Shortage of Affordable Housing

Author: Keith Jacobs To see Australia’s shortage of affordable housing as a failure of government is to misunderstand the politics that underpin housing. The vast proportion of government money spent on housing directly benefits the well-off at the expense of private...

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