Planning » Housing


Uncertainty looms as public housing towers marked for redevelopment

September 27th, 2023 - Brendan Rees

A plan to demolish and redevelop 44 high-rise public housing towers across the inner city including Carlton is causing a wave of uncertainty and fears of displacement among residents, with advocates fearing the housing crisis could be made worse if public land falls into the hands of developers.


Digital divide at Carlton Housing Estate exposed in report

September 28th, 2022 - Sean Car

Over-priced internet, low-quality connection and opaque, substandard service were the overwhelming conclusions of a recent study into digital inequality at the Carlton Housing Estate.

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New Carlton housing turns the focus to the over 50s

February 4th, 2022 - Kaylah Joelle Baker

As part of the Victorian Government’s Big Housing Build program, new homes are set to be delivered to Carlton, with people over the age of 50 given first priority.

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Wi-Fi inequality at housing towers

February 1st, 2021 - Katie Johnson

For some, working from home during lockdown was a welcome break from the office and the grind of the daily commute.

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