Business Advisory Program

The second round of the Business Advisory Grants closed on 23 February 2024. These grants were designed to support the community housing sector in delivering more social and affordable housing.

Successful applicants are using these funds to access assistance from our Approved Professional Advisory Panel focusing on four key areas:

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Finance: project and business financial modelling, financial risk analysis and key ratios.
Finance: project and business financial modelling, financial risk analysis and key ratios.
Business planning: project and business planning, preparation of business cases, forming partnerships, monitoring
Business planning: project and business planning, preparation of business cases, forming partnerships, monitoring
Property development: developing or procuring new social and affordable housing, mixed tenure, sustainable and accessible property design, urban planning, and place-making
Property development: developing or procuring new social and affordable housing, mixed tenure, sustainable and accessible property design, urban planning, and place-making
Risk management: understanding risks (business, financial, policy, governance etc.) and managing, monitoring and mitigating risk
Risk management: understanding risks (business, financial, policy, governance etc.) and managing, monitoring and mitigating risk
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Comments from Community Housing Organisations in Queensland

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Business Advisory Program
"It is great news for our initiative to achieve the construction of more homes in Western Queensland. We greatly appreciate the support of the Community Housing Futures Program"
- Executive Officer
Business Advisory Program
"We’re so excited to receive this funding. It’s come at a perfect time as we’re working on a few development proposals. More than appreciated!"
- CEO
Business Advisory Program
"I am pleased that we succeeded in the first grant round. It's an exciting time, and we are committed to delivering results with the opportunity"
- CEO
Business Advisory Program
"Thank you so much for your letter confirming the success of RHL’s application for funding under Community Housing Futures. We’re genuinely grateful to have secured this funding and are excited to begin the project"
- Business Development Manager
Business Advisory Program
"Thank you very much and please make sure you let everyone know that this is much appreciated and will make such a difference in terms of our sustainability and confidence for the future"
- CEO
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Approved Professional Advisory Panel

Affordable Development Outcomes

Property Development

Business Planning

Professional Profile

Website

Altus Group Consulting

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

HAFF & Quickstarts Support

Professional Profile

Website

Aspect Architecture & Project Managers

Finance

Property Development

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Baybrook

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Bluebird Property Partners

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

HAFF & Quickstarts Support

Professional Profile

Website

BlueCHP

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Colab Projects

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

HAFF & Quickstarts Support

Professional Profile

Website

COX Architecture

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Cushman & Wakefield

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Designtek

Property Development

HAFF & Quickstarts Support

Professional Profile

Website

DKO Architects

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

EDPI Australia

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Ellivo Architects

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Goodhouse Partners

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

HAFF & Quickstarts Support

Professional Profile

Website

Gadens

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

HAFF & Quickstarts Support

Professional Profile

Website

Gaskell Planning Consultants

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Grant Thornton Australia

Finance

Business Planning

Risk Management

Coming Soon

Website

Grey Space Plus

Property Development

HAFF & Quickstarts Support

Professional Profile

Website

Hornsby & Co.

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Housing Action Network

Finance

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Hundt Law

Property Development

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Jackson Teece

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

JFP Urban Consultants

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

JHA Engineers

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

JLL Strategic Consulting

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

MBMpl

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

McCullough Robertson

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

McLean Advisory

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Mewing Planning Consultants

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Millford Planning

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Mode Design

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

One Earth

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Paxon Consulting Group

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Prospect Architecture

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Ryall and Smyth Architects

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Solute Consulting

Finance

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Sphere Company

Finance

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Studio THI

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Tetra Tech Coffey

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

The Property Lighthouse

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Professional Profile

Website

TSA Management Pty Limited

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

TTM Group

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Turner & Townsend

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

Urbis

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Professional Profile

Website

WalkerBai

Property Development

Professional Profile

Website

Wolter Consulting Group

Property Development

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

WTP Australia

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

ZSI

Finance

Property Development

Business Planning

Risk Management

Professional Profile

Website

To join this Approved Professional Advisory Panel, please complete an EOI here.

Eligible Organisations

Organisations must meet the following criteria to be eligible for funding under this program:

  • Organisations must be a community housing organisation (either tiers 1, 2 or 3 under the National Regulatory System for Community Housing (NRSCH), The Queensland State Regulatory System for Community Housing (QSRSCH) or an Indigenous Community Housing Provider)
  • Organisations must be delivering or intending to deliver further housing supply outcomes in Queensland.
  • Organisations must have strategic supply growth objectives and capacity for growth of affordable and social housing supply within the next three years.

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