We've built 200 new social and affordable homes at Dunlop Avenue, Ascot Vale and created 890 jobs in the construction process.
The newly created homes at Dunlop Avenue offer a range of housing solutions, helping us to deliver on our commitment to providing more homes for more Victorians.
Expertly designed, energy-efficient and equipped to meet tenants needs, these homes set new standards for social housing in Victoria.
What you need to know
The project is located on Homes Victoria land at Dunlop Avenue, Ascot Vale.
City of Moonee Valley
The Victorian Government invested $104 million in the development at Ascot Vale.
The development created 890 jobs.
Delivering 200 new social housing and affordable housing homes.
The development includes 5 per cent of Disability Discrimination Act fully accessible homes.
The gardens are landscaped with communal open spaces, seating areas, vegetable gardens and barbecue areas.
Each building has secure entry and a design that encourages and maximises sightlines and safety.
The project promotes good design. The Office of the Victorian Government Architect has reviewed the design proposal and provided advice.
We're responding to the changing needs of households in Victoria. The redevelopment includes a range of dwellings including 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes.
The design is environmentally efficient. That means the homes are more comfortable, as well as less expensive, to heat and cool. They carry a 5-star Green Star rating and a 7-star NatHERS average rating.
At least 5 per cent of the new social housing homes are easy to access for Victorians with disabilities. This includes drop-off areas, paths, lifts and car parking. Inside the home, kitchens, bathrooms and storage are accessible.
First half of 2021