Elton Consulting was engaged to prepare a social infrastructure and open space assessment, and an Affordable Housing Strategy to support rezoning for high density, medium scale development in Rhodes East.
Housing affordability is one of the most pressing issues facing the growing Sydney population. To promote innovative thinking and action on affordable housing, the Committee for Sydney contracted Elton Consulting to develop an affordable housing positioning paper.
Affordable housing is a complex policy area, characterised by different, and changeable approaches across all three levels of government. Drawing on extensive, contemporary knowledge of the affordable housing industry across Australia and targeted research, Elton Consulting has recently advised a number of private sector clients on social and affordable housing development options and strategy.
Elton Consulting developed a practical strategy to deliver affordable housing as part of a Priority Investigation Area assessment in the Sydney metropolitan area.
In 2014 the NSW Government released the Social Housing Policy Discussion Paper and commenced a conversation with people on challenges facing the social housing system. We worked with NSW Family and Community Services to design and facilitate forums and seven roundtable discussions.
Elton Consulting was commissioned by the NSW Registrar of Community Housing and the NSW Federation of Housing Associations to conduct research into the strategic risk management practices of community housing providers.
Elton Consulting was engaged by the NSW Federation of Housing Associations to develop an industry capability statement, communications strategy and associated communications materials to help with the positioning of the community housing sector.
Elton Consulting recently worked with a large community housing provider and a major developer to prepare the consortium’s tender for a Communities Plus redevelopment site. Prior to this, Elton Consulting worked with the community housing provider to develop the organisation’s successful Expression of Interest in the project.
Elton Consulting recently worked with the NSW Lifetime Care and Support Authority to develop a discussion paper exploring interim accommodation models for people severely injured in motor accidents.
Elton Consulting worked with Bridge Housing to prepare its Strategic Plan 2015-18 and Business Plan 2015-16.