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The New Australian Dream | Sergio Famiano | Avid Reader

Sunday, 21 August 2022

18:30

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19:30

Avid Reader Bookshop West End

Join Sergio Famiano as he speaks about The New Australian Dream: Rethinking our homes and cities to solve the housing crisis.

The book explores the once affordable Australian Dream has now turned into a crisis where Australian cities such as Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane experience median house prices well above $1 million. The reasons for this transition from affordable to unaffordable are examined including its impact on Australians.

This book is a must for anybody interested in home ownership and solving the housing affordability crisis.

Sergio Famiano has a strong association with Brisbane having lived in Brisbane in the past and experienced its growth and steadily declining affordability. He has spent over 25 years working in the Town Planning and Development Industry, spending 13 years working for the State Developer and has led a number of transformational projects. Sergio has also worked on demonstration projects to create new and affordable housing typologies bringing housing affordability to many.