Press Releases

  • Homes for Homes has announced its first-ever funding recipients with $300,000 awarded to social and affordable housing projects in Victoria and a further $200,000 awarded in the ACT. Women’s Property Initiatives, HousingFirst, Habitat for Humanity Victoria and Housing Choices Australia…

  • Homes for Homes has taken the first step into the digital era of property transactions, partnering with e-Conveyancing platform,  Property Exchange Australia (PEXA). PEXA, an initiative of the Council of Australian Governments and backed by the private sector, including major financial institutions,…

  • [caption id="attachment_1564" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Nick Cotric plays for the Raiders. Photo credit: Ben Southall.[/caption]   Each point the Canberra Raiders score in their home matches this NRL season will do more than help the team win games. For the third…

  •     Homes for Homes is opening an initial funding round for projects that will increase the supply of social and affordable housing, with $300,000 available in Victoria and $200,000 available in the ACT. Homes for Homes is an initiative…

  • [caption id="attachment_1496" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Above: Steven Persson (Homes for Homes), Nick McDonald Crowley (Capital Airport Group), Georgina Byron (The Snow Foundation) and Stephen Byron (Capital Airport Group) at the cheque presentation to Homes for Homes.[/caption]   Capital Airport Group, the developers…

  • [caption id="attachment_1403" align="alignnone" width="700"] Sally Hines (Homes for Homes), Nick McDonald Crowley (Denman Prospect), Wilko and Courts (FM106.3) and Raiders coach Ricky Stuart at the cheque presentation to Homes for Homes.[/caption] The Canberra Raiders and Denman Prospect have presented a…

  • The Turnbull Government today announced a boost to the supply of social and affordable housing with a $6 million investment in The Big Issue's Homes for Homes initiative. Federal Minister for Social Services, Christian Porter, joined Homes for Homes Chair,…

  • Singaporean developer, Tong Eng Group, today welcomed the Victorian Government’s decision to grant a permit to build a 65-storey multi-purpose development at 111-125 A’Beckett Street, Melbourne. Emilia Teo, Director of Feature Alpha Investment Pty Ltd (a subsidiary of the Tong…

  • SETTLEMENTS on more than 100 properties in Canberra’s Denman Prospect have raised money to combat homelessness through national initiative Homes for Homes. Homes for Homes is an emerging initiative that aims to increase Australia’s supply of social and affordable housing.…

  • A new initiative with the potential to raise more than $1.8 billion for social and affordable housing will be launched by social enterprise, The Big Issue, this week. The Homes for Homes initiative will encourage homeowners and organisations involved in…

  • Capital Estate Developments today announced it had partnered with Homes for Homes in a new social housing initiative focused on reducing homelessness in the ACT. Homes for Homes, which aims to increase social and affordable housing, has been developed by…

  • Grocon and the Big Issue are delighted to announce that Grocon’s Swanston Square Apartments in Melbourne will become the first development to be a part of Homes for Homes, an initiative developed by The Big Issue, which aims to provide…

  • An Andrews Labor Government will work with The Big Issue on the innovative ‘Homes for Homes’ program, encouraging people selling their homes across the country to donate. Labor’s $500,000 contribution will provide seed funding for the Homes for Homes national…

  • The State Government is joining forces with The Big Issue, to help provide more affordable housing and support for homeless people. Premier Jay Weatherill has announced a $400,000 grant and city office space for The Big Issue. This will allow…