Housing Posts

All housing demonstrator related posts for the NWMR Project

Age blog feature: Better liveability through data in Melbourne’s north-west

Today Craig Butt published a blog post featuring outputs from the Health and Housing demonstrator projects. “Highly-targeted maps generated by the tool show pockets of social disadvantage,  in parcels of land as small as a few city blocks, where high rates of illness  and poor access to medical help collide.” Read more: http://www.theage.com.au/data-point/blogs/the-crunch–data-point/better-liveability-through-data-in-melbournes-northwest-20130808-2rin8.html#ixzz2bS3Nt6u1

Housing Demonstrator Deliverable #8 – Final Product Post

Introduction A web based analysis tool-kit has been developed to support housing analysis. The tool is developed in its current form to focus on the analysis of housing in the North West corridor of Melbourne. It actually has the capacity to be extended and applied in any jurisdiction, provided the necessary data integration component is […]

Housing Project Deliverable #5 – Deployed, tested and documented software system

The Housing Project Application A browser based analysis tool-kit has been developed to support housing analysis. The study are for the tool focusses on the analysis of housing in the North West corridor of Melbourne. It actually has the capacity to be extended and applied in any jurisdiction, provided the necessary data integration component is […]

Housing Project Demonstration of Value

In this demonstration Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Head of Infrastructure Engineering and Director of the Centre for Spatial Data Infrastructures and Land Administration showcases the value of a housing assessment tool which can be used to assess the availability of land based on a Development Potential Index (DPI). It is important to recognise that underpinning this […]

Housing Affordability Tool, Behind the Scenes

      The Housing demonstrator tool aims to provide a web-based environment for users to perform various housing affordability analysis on a predefined set of data, and provide the output to be visualized on a web-based map. To achieve this, the development process started based on Agile methodology and now the initial release of […]

Housing affordability update

The housing team presented an update of work to the working group to allow interactive discussion of the concept and logic of work done to date. Two tool sets were presented: Housing Development Potential Analysis and Development Assessment Analysis. The focus of the demonstrator is to develop tools to assist in housing research and analysis […]