Doctor Ryan Van Den Nouwelant

Doctor Ryan Van Den Nouwelant

Academic Course Advisor (Geography and Urban Studies) - Penrith,
Geography and Urban Studies

Lecturer in Urban Planning & Urban Studies,
Geography and Urban Studies



  • PhD University of New South Wales
  • MDsgn University of Sydney
  • BSc (Hons) University of Sydney

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Geography and Urban Studies
  • Geography and Urban Studies



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Chapters in Books

  • Lieske, S., Van Den Nouwelant, R., Han, H. and Pettit, C. (2019), 'Modelling value uplift on future transport infrastructure', Real Estate and GIS: The Application of Mapping Technologies, Routledge 9781138187979.

Journal Articles

  • Lieske, S., Nouwelant, R., Han, H. and Pettit, C. (2021), 'A novel hedonic price modelling approach for estimating the impact of transportation infrastructure on property prices', Urban Studies, vol 58, no 1 , pp 182 - 202.
  • Easthope, H., Nouwelant, R. and Thompson, S. (2020), 'Apartment ownership around the world : focusing on credible outcomes rather than ideal systems', Cities, vol 97 .
  • Morrison, N. and Nouwelant, R. (2020), 'Western Sydney's urban transformation : examining the governance arrangements driving forward the growth vision', Australian Planner, vol 56, no 2 , pp 73 - 82.
  • Pettit, C., Shi, Y., Han, H., Rittenbruch, M., Foth, M., Lieske, S., Nouwelant, R., Mitchell, P., Leao, S., Christensen, B. and Jamal, M. (2020), 'A new toolkit for land value analysis and scenario planning', Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science, vol 47, no 8 , pp 1490 - 1507.
  • Legacy, C. and Van Den Nouwelant, R. (2015), 'Negotiating strategic planning's transitional spaces : the case of 'guerrilla governance' in infrastructure planning', Environment and Planning A: Economy and Space, vol 47, no 1 , pp 209 - 226.
  • Van Den Nouwelant, R., Davison, G., Gurran, N., Pinnegar, S. and Randolph, B. (2015), 'Delivering affordable housing through the planning system in urban renewal contexts : converging government roles in Queensland, South Australia and New South Wales', Australian Planner, vol 52, no 2 , pp 77 - 89.
  • Van Den Nouwelant, R. and Steinmetz, C. (2013), 'Concentration vs. dispersal of a late-night economy', Space and Flows, vol 3 .

Conference Papers

  • Nouwelant, R. (2015), 'Does strategic planning provide the clarity it claims? : framing land-use conflict as competing interpretations of the same planning concept : the case of the 'mixed-use neighbourhood'', State of Australian Cities Conference, Gold Coast, Qld..
  • Legacy, C., Davison, G., Liu, E., Van Den Nouwelant, R. and Piracha, A. (2013), 'Democratic infrastructure? : delivering affordable housing under Australia's Social Housing Initiative', State of Australian Cities Conference, Sydney, N.S.W..
  • Davison, G., Legacy, C., Liu, E., Van Den Nouwelant, R. and Piracha, A. (2013), 'How and why does community opposition to affordable housing development escalate? : "unsupported development" in Parramatta, NSW', State of Australian Cities Conference, Sydney, N.S.W..

Other Publications

  • 2020, 'Planning Cultural Infrastructure for the City of Parramatta: A Research Report', Report
  • 2020, 'City of Parramatta Cultural Infrastructure and Investment Strategy, 2021-40', Report
  • 2018, 'Social Housing as Infrastructure: An Investment Pathway', Report
  • 2018, 'State Environmental Planning Policy (Affordable Rental Housing) 2009 and Affordable Housing in Central and Southern Sydney', Report
  • 2018, 'Paying for Affordable Housing in Different Market Contexts', Report
  • 2018, 'Making Better Economic Cases for Housing Policies', Report
  • 2018, 'Supporting Affordable Housing Supply: Inclusionary Planning in New and Renewing Communities', Report
  • 2018, 'Inquiry into Increasing Affordable Housing Supply: Evidence-based Principles and Strategies for Australian Policy and Practice', Report
  • 2017, 'Government Led Innovations in Affordable Housing Delivery', Report
  • 2016, 'Housing Policy and the Housing System in Australia: an Overview', Report
  • 2016, 'Mixed-Tenure Development: Literature Review on the Impact of Differing Degrees of Integration', Report
  • 2016, 'Housing Affordability, Central City Economic Productivity and the Lower Income Labour Markets', Report
  • 2013, 'Australian Housing and Urban Research Insitute Final Report Series', Report
  • 2013, 'Home Modifications in Strata Properties', Report
  • 2012, 'Understanding Housing and Location Choices of Retiring Australians in the 'Baby Boom' Generation', Report
  • 2012, 'Affordable Housing, Urban Renewal and Planning: Emerging Practice in Queensland, South Australia and New South Wales', Report

Current Projects

Title: Filtering as a source of low-income housing in Australia: conceptualisation and testing [via Swinburne]
  • Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute
Western Researchers: Ryan Van Den Nouwelant
Years: 2020-05-01 - 2021-06-28
ID: P00026053

Previous Projects

Title: Cultural Infrastructure 2039: City of Parramatta Council
  • City of Parramatta Council
Western Researchers: Deborah Stevenson, David Rowe, Ien Ang, Paul James, Liam Magee and Ryan Van Den Nouwelant
Years: 2019-10-22 - 2020-08-31
ID: P00026157
Title: NSW built environment practitioners' perspectives on place-making opportunities that deliver health and wellbeing outcomes
  • Maridulu Budyari Gumal
Western Researchers: Nicky Morrison and Ryan Van Den Nouwelant
Years: 2019-08-20 - 2020-10-30
ID: P00026047
Title: Improving outcomes for apartment residents and neighborhoods
  • Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute
Western Researchers: Ryan Van Den Nouwelant
Years: 2019-04-01 - 2020-06-29
ID: P00025915

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