Tag: housing crisis

Lack of housing handbrake on local growth opportunities

Lack of housing handbrake on local growth opportunities

Broken Hill needs to overcome its current housing shortage to capitalise on future opportunities for growth, according to Foundation Broken Hill as its Chairman points out some 1250 new mining jobs are set to arrive in the next few years and we don’t have enough homes for them.

New building, rebates, waived fees all in the mix to solve housing crisis

New building, rebates, waived fees all in the mix to solve housing crisis

We all know housing is an issue in Broken Hill – there don’t seem enough of them, for starters, and if you’re renting it’s a mad scramble to find a place let alone go through all the rental hoops.