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  • Armadale a thriving metro hub

    Armadale a thriving metro hub

    New developments in Armadale are providing affordable housing options for Perth families, couples, singles and empty nesters.

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  • Housing to host National Conference

    Housing to host National Conference

    ​Together with the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI), the Department of Housing is pleased to be hosting the National Housing Conference 2015 in Perth.

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  • Adara Apartments

    Adara Apartments

    ​Housing Minister Colin Holt recently visited Adara Apartments in Success to view firsthand the innovation that has made this development the first high-density modular residential building to be completed in the Perth metropolitan area.

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  • Mystery Box Showcases Community Spirit

    Mystery Box Showcases Community Spirit

    The Ellenbrook community was abuzz with excitement last week after a large mysterious wooden box appeared at Malvern Springs Park on Lomas Circle in the early hours of Thursday 5 March.

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  • Historic Hornsby House in Fremantle gets a makeover

    Historic Hornsby House in Fremantle gets a makeover

    An historic Fremantle building that over the course of a century has had many makeovers will soon be reborn as a lodging house for single men.

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  • Community swimming pool makes a splash

    Community swimming pool makes a splash

    Remote Aboriginal communities are now benefitting ‘aquatically’ thanks to Housing working in partnership with the Royal Life Saving Society to develop a service agreement for the delivery of community services centred around remote swimming pools.

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  • Transition to one-stop-shop will benefit the homeless

    Transition to one-stop-shop will benefit the homeless

    Homeless people are set to benefit from a change that comes into effect on 11 February. This is when services provided by Department’s Homeless Advisory Service transition to Centrecare.

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  • Major Shane Edmonds receives Army Reserve Award

    Major Shane Edmonds receives Army Reserve Award

    At a reception held at Fraser's Restaurant Kings Park on 19 November 2014, the Defence Reserves Support Council of WA hosted the annual Employer & Reserve Excellence Awards.

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  • Summer hot weather precautions

    Summer hot weather precautions

    Summer is in full swing and temperatures across the state have already started to sizzle. The Department advises tenants, family members and neighbours to take extra care, drink lots of water, and if unwell seek medical help when the hot spells strike.

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  • Pathway to recovery

    Pathway to recovery

    Former public housing tenant, Tim Rogan began his long road to recovery almost four years ago. Today, he has given up drugs, works full-time as a mason, and is very pleased to no longer call the Department landlord.

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