Press Releases

  • Homes for Homes partners with e-Conveyancing platform PEXA Melbourne, Australia—April 17th, 2018Homes 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…

  • Canberra Raiders turn points into donations for Homes for Homes Melbourne, Australia—April 3rd, 2018 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 year running, the…

  • Homes for Homes opens first-ever funding round Melbourne, Australia—January 14th, 2018  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…

  • Denman Prospect makes first donation to Homes for Homes Melbourne, Australia—December 6th, 2017 Capital Airport Group, the developers behind Denman Prospect, presented Homes for Homes with a donation of more than $126,000 this week.Denman Prospect, Canberra is the first suburb in…

  • Canberra Raiders and Denman Prospect donate $29,200 to Homes for Homes Melbourne, Australia—October 13th, 2017The Canberra Raiders and Denman Prospect have presented a cheque for $29,200 to Homes for Homes as part of the Points for Cash initiative.Raiders’ coach, Ricky…

  • Melbourne, Australia—June 28th, 2017The 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…

  • Melbourne, Australia—November 8th, 2016Singaporean 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…

  • Melbourne, Australia—August 4th, 2016SETTLEMENTS 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…

  • Melbourne, Australia—September 21st, 2015A 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…

  • Melbourne, Australia—September 3rd, 2015Capital 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…

  • Melbourne, Australia—April 22nd, 2015Grocon 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…

  • Melbourne, Australia—November 26th, 2014An 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…

  • Melbourne, Australia—February 12th, 2014The 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…