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03 Apr 2023
NHFIC releases flagship ‘State of the Nation’s Housing 2022–23’ research report

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) today released its third flagship ‘State of the Nation’s Housing 2022-23’ research report.

31 Mar 2023
Federal Government’s statement on the appointment of acting NHFIC Chair

To read the Federal Government’s statement on the appointment of Ms Teresa Dyson as the acting Chair to the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) for a three month period, click here.

22 Mar 2023
Analysis on international private finance and institutional investment to fund the delivery of social and affordable housing

Countries with prominent and growing institutional and private finance investment in social and affordable housing, typically have long-standing government policies such as guarantees, enduring subsidies, or public and private loan intermediation (similar to NHFIC’s bond aggregator), which help reduce the funding gap, research released today by the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) found.

15 Mar 2023
NHFIC infrastructure loan boosts the supply of social and affordable homes in Melbourne, Victoria

The construction of three social and affordable apartment housing projects is on track to soon deliver more than 200 homes in metropolitan Melbourne. This has been a collaboration between the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC), Victorian community housing provider HousingFirst, City of Port Phillip (CoPP) and the Victorian State Government.

09 Feb 2023
Statement on Federal Government's introduction of a Housing Legislative Package into Parliament

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) notes the Federal Government’s introduction of a Housing Legislative Package into Parliament today. Once passed, the legislation will enable the delivery of a range of housing policy commitments announced in last October’s Federal Budget.  

The legislation includes renaming NHFIC as Housing Australia, and expanding our functions to assist in delivering more social and affordable housing for Australians. 

Subject to the timeframe for the passing of the enabling legislation, NHFIC will liaise with stakeholders regarding any operational impacts to ensure a smooth transition. 

NHFIC looks forward to continuing to deliver the Home Guarantee Scheme, Affordable Housing Bond Aggregator and National Housing Infrastructure Facility to improve housing outcomes for Australians. 

Link to announcement by the Hon Julie Collins MP.

03 Feb 2023
NHFIC provides $33 million to support 181 social and affordable homes across Tasmania

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) will provide approximately $33 million in financing to help community housing provider, Housing Choices Tasmania (HCT) deliver up to 181 social and affordable dwellings in Tasmania.

02 Feb 2023
NHFIC releases inaugural Reconciliation Action Plan

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) today launched its first Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP), a Reflect RAP, to learn, reflect and progress our reconciliation journey with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

04 Jan 2023
First Build-to-Rent social and affordable housing project to be delivered in partnership with the SA Government under the Federal Government’s widening of the NHIF

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) today announced its support for a $70 million Build-to-Rent social and affordable housing project in Adelaide to be undertaken by the South Australian Housing Authority (SAHA) and the community housing sector.

09 Dec 2022
NHFIC releases analysis on Australia’s rental markets

Annual rental growth in regional Australia has peaked and is slowing – rapidly in some areas – suggesting that the flow of people between the cities and regions triggered by the pandemic is unwinding, according to new analysis released today by the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation.