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Save the dateNovember 30, 202312:30 PM - 2:30 PM (GMT+11)
Contact Person: Ahi Team
Event Details
Event Details

Community housing exists to provide affordable housing to low-income households. So how do we ensure that we calculate an affordable rent?


This workshop provides staff with an understanding of rent setting in a social housing context and explores the rent review process in community housing.


During the workshop we consider the legal and regulatory requirements of rent setting in community housing along with best practice tools to discuss rents and money conversations with tenants. 

Course outline
Course outline

What you'll gain from this workshop: 

  • Understand the importance and legislation around rent setting and rent reviews in social housing
  • Learn the basics of rent setting and the foundations for calculating rebated rent
  • Discuss how to manage conversations with tenants regarding rent changes

This online workshop takes a blended learning approach:

  • 1 x 2-hour online workshop session via Zoom
  • Access to online self-study learning content and downloadable resources
  • Option to participate in an individual telephone/video coaching session to further personalise the learning and build confidence

Who should attend?

  • Tenancy and Property Managers
  • Team leaders

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Workshop Facilitator
Workshop Facilitator
  • Ellie Kerr (Lead Consultant - Australia at Big Picture Training)

    Ellie Kerr

    Lead Consultant - Australia at Big Picture Training

Ellie has over 15 years' experience in operational and leadership roles in the housing industry in Australia, both in the private and social housing sectors.

Delivering interactive workshops with a wealth of experience and understanding of industry practices and a passion to build peoples skills.

She holds a post graduate degree in Social Science, Housing Management and Policy from Swinburne University with extensive experience in housing management and program development in community housing.




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Member Price A$176

Where applicable, GST will be applied