Launch of 2023 Impact Report

City West Housing has launched the Our Impact 2023 report, measuring our environmental, social and governance (ESG) impact as a developer and manager of affordable housing with heart. Highlights of Our Impact 2023 include: The significant gains we have made in installing and giving residents access to rooftop solar energy, with 50% of our buildings […]

Get ahead with your rent to win fantastic prizes!

We’re running our annual Rent Competition again this month. All City West Housing residents with their: rent accounts in advance by at least two weeks AND non-rent accounts up-to-date on Wednesday 11 January 2024 will automatically go into the draw to win one of 3 great prizes. One $500 Coles Myer voucher Two $250 Coles […]

Positioning for growth

City West Housing’s new 2023 Annual Report showcases what we have achieved in the past 12 months and how we are positioning for growth, including: A five-year new Strategic Plan that commits us to significant yet sustainable growth A development pipeline of more than 400 apartments in the next five years The launch of the […]

City West Housing is open for business!

Our new Investor relations brochure, Your Affordable Housing Partner, was launched today to promote to institutional investors and other prospective financial partners our expertise in developing and managing well designed, high quality affordable housing. CEO Leonie King said: “With major strategic funding initiatives looming to address the housing crisis, this is a once-in-a-generation opportunity in […]

Meet the 2023 Outstanding Young Person Award winner

Ashton Robinson grew up in Pyrmont, where he and his mother have been City West Housing residents for 15 years. After returning from his first trip overseas, Ashton, now 20 years old, was presented with the 2023 Outstanding Young Person Award and gift card prize. He received the award for investing his energy and free […]

Congratulations to the 2023 Community Hero Award winners

City West Housing announced the winners of the 2023 Community Impact Awards at this year’s Annual Resident Forum. Due to the high number of nominations for the Community Hero Award, this year we recognised a runner-up and a winner. Congratulations to the Community Hero Award winner, Susan Ruck, and runner-up, Barry Phillips, for making their communities […]

Stage 1 Development Application for Bangalay Apartments, Alexandria now on exhibition

City West Housing’s Stage 1 Development Application (DA) for our Bangalay Apartments project at 216-220 Wyndham Street, Alexandria is now on exhibition until 12 December 2023. A Stage 1 DA involves seeking concept approval and setting the building envelope to inform the design competition. With over 2,500 eligible households on our waiting list, this project […]

Celebrating a resident’s creativity

Congratulations to Emerald Zin Htun who was awarded the 2023 Creative Minds Award! This award recognises a City West Housing resident who has used their creativity for the benefit of others. It’s one of the four categories in our annual Community Impact Awards. Emerald created a beautiful rooftop garden at her apartment building, transforming an underused […]


City West Housing broke ground recently on our new $55 million affordable housing residential development at Bourke Street, Waterloo in the City of Sydney. Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore joined City West Housing and builder Growthbuilt for the ceremony on Gadigal country, prior to the start of construction of Boronia Apartments. City West Housing has […]

We’re moving to a new tenant portal

The new tenant portal will allow us to expand on the digital services we offer residents, while keeping the services you currently use such as making payments and printing a rent statement. You can access the new tenant portal from Monday 19 June 2023. If you pay your rent via the tenant portal, please log […]


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