Research shows funding Indigenous Australians’ home ownership benefits us all

In partnership with IBA, The Guardian Labs posted an article on how new research shows funding Indigenous Australian’s home ownership benefits us all.

Housing security not only builds generational wealth but the flow-on effects are good for all Australians – the numbers speak for themselves.

Home ownership is crucial to fostering a safe, healthy and prosperous community. Indigenous Australians remain overrepresented among financially vulnerable Australians, but new research from Deloitte shows that owning a home leads to significantly improved social outcomes.

Supporting home ownership for Indigenous Australians addresses not only the issue of housing but also the financial security, social engagement and wellbeing of the whole community. It can make a difference to many critical issues facing both Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.

Read more on The Guardian Labs – IBA: Building Communities.

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