INCREASING numbers of older Australians are becoming homeless. One in seven homeless people are over 55 years old. That’s seventeen percent of all homeless people and the numbers are climbing, particularly among older women.
DETENTION camp and prison operator Serco wants to move into NSW social housing, and is lobbying to bring a controversial business model trialled on asylum seekers in Britain to Sydney.
The new NSW strata laws come into effect in November this year. The rub of that new law is the rule which says only 75 per cent of residents need to agree to sell the whole scheme.