We have all heard the term “affordable housing”, and now the Victorian government has taken a step closer to make it a reality for more people by approving the Affordable Housing Amendment to the Housing Act. What does this mean for developers, builders and owners? Read the article on Affordable Housing by Hon Richard Wynne,… Continue reading Affordable Housing Forum on 27 September 2018
This is a great and unique opportunity every year to explore brilliantly designed and built houses around the country by those who are planning to build, buy, or are simply interested in environmental sustainability of housing. This time I visited 7 houses – just as many as I could have in the timeframe of a… Continue reading Sustainable House Day 2018
If you were ready to use a waterless toilet you can save approximately 35,000 litres of water each and every year! At least according to one of the largest manufacturers of composting toilets EcoFlo – read here how their systems work. At this workshop at The SAC in Wodonga on 7 July we will explain and… Continue reading July workshop: ready to save some water?
A workshop on Rules and Regulations for Tiny Houses will be run by Tiny Houses Albury Wodonga under the sponsorship of SOAP House Design Inc on 14 April 2018 from 2 PM at The Sustainable Activity Centre on the Lincoln Causeway in Wodonga. While the minimalist trend focused on Tiny Houses has received a lot… Continue reading Tiny House Rules and Regulations
Are you comparing rental properties as a potential investor or tenant? Perhaps you are an empty nester looking to downsize. You could be a first homebuyer disenchanted with the options left in your price bracket. No matter how many weeks you have devoted to scanning the internet and attending house opens, there are four simple… Continue reading Who is SOAP House Design for ?
Howard and Lubosh have been running workshops in NE Victoria to pass on the SOAP principles and now we need many more followers to become Members so they too can pass on the simple skill set to their family, friends and associates. Workshops are being held in Benalla and Wangaratta so you can find out… Continue reading SOAP is RECRUITING
This is not really a question – of course Tiny Houses are an alternative as affordable housing. The underlying problem and the biggest white elephant in Australia is the price of land. Everyone wants to control their own patch and tries to accumulate property holdings as that often is how people get rich… Land prices… Continue reading Tiny Houses as an Affordable Housing alternative?