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Artist impression of the front view of Bills Street, Hawthorn.
Bills Street, Hawthorn We're building 206 new social and affordable housing homes at Bills Street, Hawthorn and creating 890 jobs.
Underway
Dunlop Avenue — Front View Render
Dunlop Avenue, Ascot Vale Our Dunlop Avenue, Ascot Vale project is now complete, delivering high quality, sustainable homes for Victorians who need them.
Completed
An artists impression of a new community garden on the North Richmond Estate.
Elizabeth Street, North Richmond We're delivering new, well-designed, safe and secure social housing in North Richmond.
Underway
Markham Ave - Building C - Renders - Feature
Markham Avenue, Ashburton
Completed
Tarakan Street, Heidelberg West – Affordable Townhouses
Tarakan Street, Heidelberg West Homes Victoria’s Tarakan Street, Heidelberg West housing redevelopment project is now complete, providing more Victorians with a safe and secure place to call home.
Completed
Victoria Street, Flemington — Aerial View — Looking South East along VIctoria Street
Victoria Street, Flemington The Victoria Street housing development is now complete and providing high quality social and affordable homes for the Flemington community. The builder ICON finished construction in early 2024 and residents are settling into their new homes, including residents who lived at Victoria Street prior to its redevelopment that we are thrilled to welcome back. Homes Victoria will continue to own the land at Victoria Street, Flemington, but the site will be managed for the next 40-years by community housing provider, Community Housing Limited (CHL). CHL has an office at the site and will deliver tenancy management services, community building programs, on-site maintenance and more. This will ensure Victoria Street residents feel part of a strong, connected community for many years to come. If you’re in the neighbourhood, keep a look out for regular news updates from CHL about what’s happening at the site.
Completed
New Street, Brighton — Render — View from Courtyard
New Street, Brighton The New Street housing development is now complete, providing high quality social and market rental homes for the Brighton community. The builder ICON finished construction in early 2024 and residents are  settling into their new homes, including residents who lived at New Street prior to its redevelopment that we are thrilled to welcome back. Homes Victoria will continue to own the land at New Street, Brighton, but the site will be managed for the next 40-years by community housing provider, Community Housing Limited (CHL). CHL has an office at the site and will deliver tenancy management services, community building programs, on-site maintenance and more. This will ensure New Street residents feel part of a strong, connected community for many years to come. If you’re in the neighbourhood, keep a look out for regular news updates from CHL about what’s happening at the site.
Completed
Bangs Street, Prahran - Artist Impression - Street level view looking through towards Bendigo Street
Bangs Street, Prahran The Bangs Street housing development is now complete, providing high quality social and market rental homes for the Prahran community. The builder ICON finished construction in early 2024 and residents have begun settling into their new homes, including residents who lived at Bangs Street prior to its redevelopment that we are thrilled to welcome back. Homes Victoria will continue to own the land at Bangs Street, Prahran, but the site will be managed for the next 40-years by community housing provider, Community Housing Limited (CHL). CHL has an office at the site and will deliver tenancy management services, community building programs, on-site maintenance and more. This will ensure Bangs Street residents feel part of a strong, connected community for many years to come. If you’re in the neighbourhood, keep a look out for regular news updates from CHL about what’s happening at the site.
Completed
Delacombe-Aerial-View
Delacombe, Ballarat We are planning for the future of housing in Delacombe, Ballarat. We know that the Ballarat community needs more high quality social and affordable housing. The Leawarra neighbourhood in Delacombe has been identified for investment as part of the Big Housing Build. We will be building more than 150 new modern, energy-efficient and environmentally sustainable homes. They will be located within new high-quality streets and open public spaces that better respond to the community’s needs. Community consultation as part of the master planning process has helped shape the early plans of the Delacombe Big Housing Build. Community consultation on the proposed project designs is planned for early 2024.
Underway
Northcote — artist impression — proposed west view
Walker Street, Northcote Homes Victoria is delivering new social and market homes to give more Victorians a safe and secure place to call home. The Walker Street, Northcote housing redevelopment is located just 5km north of Melbourne’s city centre, ideally positioned near public transport, community services, shopping precincts and key destinations including the Merri Creek and Ruckers Hill. This housing development will replace 87 social homes that were not fit for purpose with 257 modern and well-designed new homes, including 106 social homes and 151 market homes, delivering a 21 per cent increase in social housing at the site. The supply of new housing at Walker Street, Northcote will help tackle housing affordability and provide safe and secure accommodation for people who need it. Homes Victoria has partnered with MAB including Brady Group as the builder, and experienced community housing provider, HousingFirst to deliver this project. Once construction is complete, all social housing at Walker Street, Northcote will be managed by HousingFirst who will deliver supportive tenancy management and maintenance services for a 20-year period.
Underway
Artist impression of Oakover Road, Preston
Oakover Road, Preston The Oakover Road, Preston development is now complete, providing high quality social for the Preston community. The new housing at the Oakover Road site is located just 8km north of Melbourne’s city centre and is ideally positioned near transport, community services, jobs and shopping precincts. At this stage, 99 social homes and 78 of the 197 market homes have been completed, with the remaining homes due for completion in late 2025. The redevelopment includes a unique community gallery along with green open spaces for residents and the wider community to enjoy. Homes Victoria has partnered with MAB, and experienced community housing provider, HousingFirst to deliver this project. The new social homes will be managed by HousingFirst who will deliver supportive tenancy management and maintenance services at the site over a 20-year period. The supply of new housing at Oakover Road will help to tackle housing affordability and provide safe and secure accommodation for people who need it most.
Underway
Artist impression of Harvest Square - Brunswick West project
Harvest Square, Brunswick West Homes Victoria is delivering new social and market homes to give more Victorians a safe and secure place to call home. The Harvest Square, Brunswick West housing redevelopment is located just 6km north of Melbourne’s city centre and is ideally positioned near transport, community services and shopping precincts. The redevelopment will replace 82 social homes that were no longer fit for purpose, with 198 new homes, including 119 social homes and 79 market homes, delivering a 45 per cent increase in social housing at the site. The supply of new housing will help to tackle housing affordability and provide more safe and secure accommodation for people who need it most. Homes Victoria has partnered with AVJennings, and community housing provider, Women’s Housing to deliver this project. Women’s Housing is a not-for-profit community housing provider who will manage the social housing and their own buildings at the Harvest Square site. Women’s Housing will deliver tenancy management, maintenance, community engagement and onsite support services to social housing residents over a 10-year period.
Underway
North view of Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne development
Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne Homes Victoria is delivering new social and market homes at the Abbotsford Street housing site in North Melbourne to give more Victorians a safe and secure place to call home. Located just 1km of Melbourne’s city centre, the site is ideally positioned near transport, community services, jobs and shopping precincts. The Abbotsford Street redevelopment will replace 112 social homes that were no longer fit for purpose, with approximately 300 new homes, including 127 social homes and 167 market homes, delivering a 13 per cent increase in social housing. Homes Victoria has partnered with MAB, and experienced community housing provider, HousingFirst to deliver the project. Once construction is complete, the new social homes will be managed by HousingFirst, who will deliver supportive tenancy management and maintenance services at the site over a 20-year period. The supply of new housing at the site will help to tackle housing affordability and provide more safe and secure accommodation for people who need it.
Underway
Collingwood — artist impression — view from Down St, looking north
Wellington Street, Collingwood
Underway
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Virginia Hill, Bendigo We are planning for the future of social and affordable housing in Virginia Hill, Bendigo. We know that the Bendigo community needs more high quality social and affordable housing. Virginia Hill neighbourhood in Eaglehawk has been identified for investment as part of the Big Housing Build. The project will transform this neighbourhood in the heart of Eaglehawk with modern housing, new pedestrian and vehicle connections and better public spaces. The project will provide more than 100 new homes to replace the existing 64 ageing houses. Community consultation as part of the master planning process has helped shape the early plans of the Virginia Hill Big Housing Build. Community consultation on the proposed project designs is planned for 2024.
Underway
Proposed location for Barak Beacon, Port Melbourne
Barak Beacon, Port Melbourne Homes Victoria together with not-for-profit project partner Building Communities including builder ICON is redeveloping the Barak Beacon housing site to provide social, affordable, private rental and specialist disability homes close to all the services, jobs and great destinations Port Melbourne has to offer. This is all part of the Victorian Government’s plan to improve housing affordability by tackling the root of the problem: building more homes for more Victorians in the places people want to live. All new homes at Barak Beacon will be delivered under a Ground Lease Model, where Homes Victoria leases public land to Building Communities to finance, build, operate and maintain the new homes for a 40-year lease period. This means that all land remains in public ownership. There is no sale of public land. Currently, ICON is securing the site with fencing. The project is still subject to planning approval before construction can commence.
Underway
Essex Street, Prahran - drone footage
Essex Street, Prahran Homes Victoria together with not-for-profit project partner Building Communities including builder ICON is redeveloping the Essex Street, housing site to provide social, affordable, private rental and specialist disability homes close to all the services, jobs and great destinations Prahran has to offer. This is all part of the Victorian Government’s plan to improve housing affordability by tackling the root of the problem: building more homes for more Victorians in the places people want to live. All new homes at Essex Street will be delivered under a Ground Lease Model, where Homes Victoria leases public land to Building Communities to finance, build, operate and maintain the new homes for a 40-year lease period. This means that all land remains in public ownership. There is no sale of public land. Currently, ICON is securing the site with fencing.
Underway
Bluff Road, Hampton East, Drone Feature Image
Bluff Road, Hampton East Homes Victoria together with not-for-profit project partner Building Communities including builder ICON, is redeveloping the Bluff Road housing site to provide more social, affordable, private rental and specialist disability homes close to all the services, jobs and great destinations Hampton East has to offer. This is all part of the Victorian Government’s plan to improve housing affordability by tackling the root of the problem: building more homes for more Victorians in the places people want to live. Currently, ICON is securing the site with fencing. The project is still subject to planning approval before construction can commence.
Underway
Two performers at the Lennox Street Market in North Richmond
Benalla West We’re delivering new social and affordable homes in Benalla West and planning for the future of the neighbourhood with the preparation of a master plan.
Underway
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Simmons Street, South Yarra Homes Victoria together with not-for-profit project partner Building Communities including builder ICON is redeveloping the Simmons Street (Horace Petty) housing site to provide social, affordable, private rental and specialist disability homes close to all the services, jobs and great destinations South Yarra has to offer. This is all part of the Victorian Government’s plan to improve housing affordability by tackling the root of the problem: building more homes for more Victorians in the places people want to live. All new homes at Simmons Street will be delivered under a Ground Lease Model, where Homes Victoria leases public land to Building Communities to finance, build, operate and maintain the new homes for a 40-year lease period. This means that all land remains in public ownership. There is no sale of public land. Currently, ICON is securing the site with fencing. The project is still subject to planning approval before construction can commence.
Underway
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Emerald Hill, South Melbourne
Underway
Banksia Gardens, Broadmeadows We’re delivering modern, well-designed, and energy efficient social housing in Banksia Gardens. We’re also preparing a master plan that will set the vision for the longer-term renewal of the Banksia Gardens neighbourhood.
Underway