The wait-list for those seeking social housing grew by 8,000 households last year to 163,508. More than 116,000 Australians are experiencing homelessness.
Airbnb customers say they are being permanently banned after background checks reveal minor offenses like broken tail lights and old misdemeanors.
“I do not know whether a small yellowing man with grey teeth might scuttle through there and hiss at you at night. I would have to check.”
CEO Robert Reffkin said that the layoffs were "necessary" in order for the company to navigate the current downturn.
A flat so stupidly tiny that even Foxtons took the listing down.
“Housing? Surely there must be other ways to deal with the unhoused.”
Cutting a hole in the ceiling to accommodate a window? That's just landlord entrepreneurialism at its finest.
Probably not suitable for anyone who wants to sleep or eat three hot meals a day.
With rental costs getting out of control, the Greens have proposed an emergency rent freeze that would look to stop the growing gap between wages and rent.
The real estate company once seemed poised to revolutionize the industry. Now, it looks more like the WeWork of residential real estate.