We all have the right to quality, affordable housing. Jo is a strong advocate of public housing, renters' rights and improving standards in boarding houses, working hard to ensure the future growth of our city leaves no-one behind.

Affordable housing

Older women are the fastest growing group of homeless people in Australia. A recent study estimated that 240,000 women aged 55 or older are at risk of homelessness nationally, as are another 165,000 women aged 45-55.

November 26, 2020

Affordable housing

A question to the Government on the $140 million rental hardship package.

May 21, 2020

Affordable housing

Inner west tenants and landlords have been left in the lurch by the NSW Government’s rental package, with only 16% of landlords covered by land tax relief measures and tenants who have lost their livelihoods through Covid-19 lumped with potentially huge debt bombs through rent deferrals. 

April 21, 2020

Affordable housing

A question to the Minister of Innovation and Better Regulation.

September 25, 2019

Affordable housing

A question to the Minister for Water, Property and Housing.

June 19, 2019

Affordable housing

The single most effective thing that we can do to give renters a fair go is to end no-grounds eviction, but after two long years of consultation the Government is failing to take this critical step, and that is not good enough.

September 26, 2018

Affordable housing

The Strata Schemes Management Amendment (Building Defects Scheme) Bill 2018 makes a number of changes to the building defects scheme, which requires developers of buildings of four storeys or more to lodge a bond equal to 2 per cent of the contract price for building work for a period of up to two years.

September 19, 2018

Affordable housing

A question on notice to the Minister for Family and Community Services, Minister for Social Housing, and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault regarding Land and Housing Corporation properties.

August 07, 2018

Affordable housing

A question on notice to the Treasurer and Minister for Industrial Relations regarding rental affordability.

June 07, 2018

Affordable housing

A question on notice to the Minister for Family and Community Services, Minister for Social Housing, and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault regarding 55 or older Family and Community Services properties.

June 06, 2018