Range of housing

Housing is a fundamental component of city quality of life. It provides households and families with shelter and a safe and secure base from which to interact with, and participate in, community life.

The availability, suitability, habitability and affordability of housing has one of the biggest impacts on the wellbeing of households and families.

Home ownership and rented dwellings

In 2013, 35 percent of households did not own the dwelling that they usually lived in

Housing needs

Almost 90 percent of respondents agree that their home is located in an area that suits their household's needs