Our vision is “thriving residents and connected communities”
Venture Housing Company is a not-for-profit registered Tier 1 community housing provider, established in 2011.
Venture owns and manages 582 social and affordable homes across Darwin, Palmerston and Tennant Creek districts in the Northern Territory. Venture’s vision is: “Thriving Residents and Connected Communities” and its purpose is “Creating Futures through Affordable Housing”.
Venture has a strong focus on providing affordable housing options for low to moderate-income earners who may be experiencing housing rental stress in the private rental market, who may need social support, and may struggle to find a home. A significant proportion of Venture’s tenants are key workers vital to the Territory’s economy, such as those in education, retail, community services, and hospitality and trade sectors.
As an approved National Rental Affordability Scheme provider Venture Housing currently has 181 NRAS incentives on its homes, as well as managing 57 homes for private investors who own affordable housing in Darwin and Palmerston.
Venture owns 12 adaptable homes and provides and manages social housing targeting seniors. Venture is also an accredited NDIS Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) provider and owns 4 SDA properties in Palmerston. Venture is a developer and has developed its own homes in Tennant Creek and Palmerston, and is currently developing 33 new homes in Katherine and Palmerston, with plans for 11 more in Tennant Creek on its owned land.
Venture is a licensed real estate agent and an experienced Body Corporate with expertise in managing whole precincts and also provides fee-for-service tenancy and asset management for private owners.
Venture delivered housing outcomes to 555 individuals through its portfolio in 2021/2022. Collaborating with multiple stakeholders, including mental health services, Veterans Affairs, disability support agencies, youth services, as well as the Northern Territory Government and the private sector, Venture successfully co-designs, delivers, and supports housing projects and our tenants.
For more information, please view the latest Annual Report and Venture’s Strategic Plan 2022- 2025