Housing Industry Forecasting Group

The Housing Industry Forecasting Group is a joint industry and government body that provides independent commentary on the housing sector in Western Australia.
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Members as at June 2023

Member Organisation represented
Cath Hart (Chair) REIWA
Daniel Lynch (Executive Officer) Department of Communities
Steven Rowley Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute
Peter Bouhlas Bankwest
Michael McGowan Housing Industry Association
James Butterfield Development WA
Amy Bouckley REIWA
Toby Adams Urban Development Institute of Australia (WA)
Jonathan Palmer Department of Treasury
Adrian Dunne WaterCorp
Emily Young Property Council
Julie-Ann Sugar Landgate
John Chortis Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage
Zaneta Georgievski  Australian Bureau of Statistics
Sam Collins  Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA


Observers Organisation Represented
Joshua De Costa Department of Treasury
Dave Lee Department of Communities
John Chortis Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage
Tim Lane REIWA


Secretariat Organisation Represented
Daniel Lynch Department of Communities