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Enabling sustainable property practices by ensuring security of tenure

Wharton, Nathalie & Cradduck, Lucy M. (2011) Enabling sustainable property practices by ensuring security of tenure. In Proceedings from the PRRES Conference - 2011, Pacific Rim Real Estate Society (PRRES), Gold Coast.

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Abstract

Sustainable property practices will be essential for Australia’s future. The various levels of government offer incentives aimed at encouraging residents to participate in sustainable practices. Many of these programmes however are only accessible by owner occupiers, or landlords and tenants with long term tenancies. Improving security of tenure for tenants, to enable longer term tenancies, would positively impact upon property practices. This article explains what security of tenure is and identifies how a lack of security of tenure adversely impacts property practices. By comparison with Genevan property practices, it concludes by making suggestions as to how security of tenure can be reinforced.

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ID Code: 49612
Item Type: Conference Paper
Keywords: residential tenancies, security of tenure, property rights, GFC, ACL
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 please consult the authors
Deposited On: 13 Apr 2012 08:59
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 09:51

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