Housing Strategy Quiz

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Housing Strategy Quiz

What do you know about housing in South Australia? Take our five minute quiz to test your knowledge AND be in the running to win a $100 Haighs voucher! By completing the quiz you will be giving us permission to retain your email address in South Australia's Strategic Plan contact list. Members of our contact list receive our newsletter. The prize draw will be undertaken on Monday 12 December 2011 at 4. 00 pm, 200 Victoria Square, Adelaide. For more information about the new Housing Strategy for South Australia, visit www. Saplan. Org. Au/housingstrategy


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What percentage of households in SA rent from a private landlord? 
    • A. 

      8%

    • B. 

      18%

    • C. 

      38%

    • D. 

      48%

  • 2. 
    How many South Australians on a fixed income said they would prefer to buy a smaller home close to the city over a larger home in the outer suburbs? 
    • A. 

      5%

    • B. 

      15%

    • C. 

      35%

    • D. 

      75%

  • 3. 
    What is the percentage of people in South Australia predicted to be over the age of 65 in 2031? 
    • A. 

      6%

    • B. 

      26%

    • C. 

      46%

    • D. 

      86%

  • 4. 
    What is the percentage of households in South Australia predicted to be single person in 2031? 
    • A. 

      10%

    • B. 

      30%

    • C. 

      60%

    • D. 

      90%

  • 5. 
    What is the median rent in Adelaide for a three bedroom home? 
    • A. 

      $220

    • B. 

      $240

    • C. 

      $280

    • D. 

      $320

  • 6. 
    Shared equity, like 'Breakthrough' or 'Shared Value' is when you buy a house... 
    • A. 

      With a friend

    • B. 

      Using profits from the shares on the stock market

    • C. 

      For less than market price, and when you come to sell, you share the appreciated proceeds

    • D. 

      A way you can access your home's equity in your retirement

  • 7. 
    In SA legislation, what does 'affordable housing' refer to? 
    • A. 

      Government funded housing only for those with special needs

    • B. 

      Cheap and poor quality housing

    • C. 

      Housing in the outer suburbs

    • D. 

      A range of lower cost housing options, including social and private rental or home purchase at a price that is affordable to low and moderate income earners.

  • 8. 
    What percentage of South Australian households earn up to $72,907 per year (the eligibility for the Affordable Homes Program)? 
    • A. 

      10%

    • B. 

      30%

    • C. 

      50%

    • D. 

      60%

  • 9. 
    What is the 2011/12 maximum price point for the Affordable Homes Program?  
    • A. 

      $188,000

    • B. 

      $208,000

    • C. 

      $288,000

    • D. 

      $388,000

  • 10. 
    How many homes across South Australia were sold below $288,000 last year? 
    • A. 

      11%

    • B. 

      22%

    • C. 

      33%

    • D. 

      44%