Federal funding boost to Homes for Homes to increase supply of affordable housing

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, Sonya Clancy, and David Waldren from Grocon on a site visit to Grocon’s Greenwich Fairfield development in Melbourne’s north-east.

Minister Porter said Grocon’s partnering with The Big Issue through the  75-apartment complex development was a great example of the Homes for Homes initiative, which aims to raise $2.4 billion to increase the supply of affordable housing.

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