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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.

05 Dec 2022
NHFIC teams with For Purpose Investment Partners and BlueCHP to fund NSW disability housing project

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC), together with specialist community housing provider BlueCHP and social impact fund manager For Purpose Investment Partners (FPIP), has announced a $20 million investment in Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) projects across four Local Government Areas (LGAs) in New South Wales.

25 Nov 2022
Federal Government’s NHFIC approves $300 million commitment in first institutional partnership with AXA IM Alts and SGCH to deliver new homes in Western Sydney

The Federal Government’s National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC), AXA IM Alts and community housing provider St George Community Housing (SGCH) are expected to deliver approximately 350 homes for key workers in Westmead, NSW.

24 Nov 2022
Additional FHBG places now available

The Australian Government has directed NHFIC to rollover around 1,100 unused First Home Buyer Guarantee (FHBG) places from the 2021-22 financial year into this current financial year.

24 Nov 2022
Statement on Federal Government’s widening of the NHIF

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) welcomes the registration of the updated Investment Mandate to enable Federal Government widening the remit of the National Housing Infrastructure Facility (NHIF), making up to $575 million available to invest in new social and affordable housing projects in addition to financing housing-enabling infrastructure.

11 Nov 2022
NHFIC Social Bond Report 2021-22: timely new insights into community housing as sector attracts increasing investor interest

New research analysis reveals tenants living in community housing feel more secure, and have improved financial, employment and health outcomes. These insights are outlined in the 2021-22 Social Bond Report, published by the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC).