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Affordable Housing

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This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of a single home or a housing development incorporating cost effective design features to deliver a high quality housing product at an affordable market price including for social or affordable rental housing.

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$385

Per entry

$330*

Per subsequent entry
  • Entry closing date
    Friday 14th June
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* Prices incl. GST

Program

Housing and Kitchen & Bathroom Awards

Contact

qld_events@hia.com.au

Winner in this category is recognised locally and do not progress to the Australian Housing Awards.

Judging criteria

Projects will be judged according to:

Criteria Points
Affordability 30
Quality of workmanship 30
Design effectiveness and visual appeal 30
Innovation 10

Notes:

  1. Entries may include a single dwelling, granny flat or secondary dwelling, social housing or community housing.
  2. Evidence must be provided that the home offers an affordable housing option in the region the home is built and includes features and inclusions which assist to reduce on-going operating costs.
  3. Where Government Affordable Housing schemes exist in the relevant states, entrants must provide evidence that the project meets the eligibility criteria for that scheme.
  4. To be eligible, social or community housing developments should include at least one third of homes occupied by households that either meet the state’s definition of affordable housing and/or are allocated to households on the social housing wait list.

Competition area by postcode

Entries are submitted into the regional awards based on the geographical location of each project:

Sunshine Coast/Wide Bay Awards

4517 - 4519, 4521, 4550 - 4581, 4600 - 4610, 4615, 4620, 4621, 4625, 4650, 4655, 4660, 4670, 4671, 4673, 4674, 4677

Previous Affordable Housing winner

This clever design and carefully chosen materials make this home a success in both efficiency and affordability.

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Congratulations to Bright Life Homes https://brightlifehomes.com.au/

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