Australian readers will remember that the Rudd/Gillard Government was elected in 2007, in part, on a platform of housing affordability. Yet since that time, it has implemented a number of measures that have assisted in making the situation worse, whilst refusing outright to implement some of the sensible measures proposed in the Henry Tax Review aimed at reducing tax-driven property investment and curbing speculation.
Disparate groups slam Australia’s housing affordability | macrobusiness.com.au