Defence Housing Australia (DHA) is one of the country’s most successful Government Business Enterprises, established in 1988 to provide housing and related services to Defence members and their families. In fulfilling our role, we contribute to Defence retention, recruitment and operational goals.
We are also very active in Australian residential housing and investment markets, with award-winning development, construction, acquisition and leasing programs.
We are one of the country’s largest property managers, with approximately 18,000 properties under management Australia-wide, worth around $10 billion. Approximately 13,500 properties are managed on behalf of investors.
We are a major residential land developer, with more than $1 billion committed to projects in most states and territories across Australia. We also undertake a range of development projects on behalf of other government organisations, including Defence.
We are committed to creating vibrant, healthy and sustainable communities that bring Defence members and new home owners together⎯places they are proud to call home.