Sector:  Housing

Elton Consulting has been working with the housing and residential industry for more than 30 years. We are recognised for our nuanced understanding of the challenges and opportunities to deliver appropriate, affordable and diverse housing, and its importance in contributing to community wellbeing, sustainability and economic performance.

Learn more about our expertise in housing.

Herston Quarter

Client:Australian Unity
Location:Herston Quarter

Herston Quarter is one of Brisbane’s most highly anticipated mixed-use precinct developments. The $1.1 billion redevelopment, to be delivered by Australian Unity, will create a vibrant, intergenerational community where people can live, work and enjoy.

Transforming Ivanhoe at Macquarie Park

Client:Frasers Property Australia and Mission Australia Housing

Elton Consulting is proud to be an ongoing adviser to the Aspire consortium, a partnership between Frasers Property Australia and Mission Australia Housing, for the Ivanhoe redevelopment. Ivanhoe is the first project announced under the NSW Government’s $22 billion Communities Plus program, which will see the redevelopment and growth of social housing in NSW.

Tenant Relocation Project: Evaluation Report

Client:Housing ACT
Location:Canberra, ACT

Elton Consulting has been engaged by Housing ACT to undertake and independent evaluation of the ACT Government’s Tenant Relocation program.

Communities Plus Bid Strategy and Preparation

Client:Confidential client

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.

Normanby Road, Fisherman’s Bend

Client:Fusion Project Management/Blue Earth Group

Fisherman’s Bend is Melbourne’s newest major strategic urban infill precinct. The Normanby Road development comprises a 45-storey mixed use development, with a requirement for 15% GFA commercial/employment space and 10% affordable housing. Elton Consulting was engaged to provide Affordable Housing advice. The scope of work included benchmarking of affordability in the Fisherman’s Bend context, and…

Casula Affordable Housing Social Impact Assessment

Client:GM Planning Services
Location:Casula, NSW

This project involved a Social Impact Assessment of a proposed multi-unit residential development of 29 townhouses with underground car parking at 10-12 Lang Road, Casula.

Strategic advice to pursue affordable housing business opportunities

Client:Various private sector clients

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.

Lyons Community

Client:Defence Housing Australia and CIC Australia

The Lyons master planned community is a 700 dwelling project with a community centre and open space facilities for Defence Housing Australia and CIC Australia. Strategic planning advice Rezoning Planning approvals Social planning Community consultation Sustainability

DA in remote communities


Elton Consulting provides planning advice and undertakes the development permits for multiple housing and single housing in remote communities such as Yirrkala, Kallcarinji and Maningrida