One week out from the election proper, Scott Morrison has announced a plan to ease the stress on first-home buyers. One has to wonder where was this earlier.
As someone looking to enter the housing market, Labor’s stand to remove negative gearing does nothing for me. While the system will remain, I won’t be able to access it.
This morning, Bill Shorten announced a raft of policy that alludes to his version of Australia. Scratch back the surface, however, and it doesn’t seem like change.
Jason Field has a proven track record in property valuation. He might be the expert the experts trust, but he’s one at your disposal. So, how much is your property worth?
With the growth of our major cities quickly getting out of hand, the time is now to think outside the box…perhaps to the container.
Earlier this morning, one columnist stated that the solution to Sydney’s housing market is leaving it. Well, there’s also another way.
The more things change, the more they stay the same. In the week just gone, Donald crashed through the floor, an actor faced sexual harassment allegations and memes swept in to save us from ourselves.
In NSW, more than enough vacant properties exist in which to house the homeless, but is the solution that easy?
The homelessness crisis in Australia is at a pivot point. What is needed, is transformative change, but the changes put forward are certainly not it.
After a one bedroom apartment sold in Sydney for $782,000, I took to the Internet to see what I could get for the same money.
Both Sam Dastyari’s viral property video and the Coalition’s moves in the budget are off the mark. However, Millennials can still enter the housing market.
Serco has run detention centres and prisons to unsatisfactory standards around the country. Now, the private company seeks to manage housing for our most vulnerable citizens.
We spoke to one-half of HashChing, Australia’s first online home loan marketplace, about how they are easing the challenges of the housing industry.
As it stands, the housing market in this country is untenable, but a solution does exist. We just need to look further afield.
As Gen Y has repeatedly been told, get a good job, and you’ll be able to buy a house. Sure. The reality is something entirely different.
What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Josie, 16, looks to solve Australia’s housing affordability crisis.
Despite baby-boomers’ claims, the realities of entering the housing market are grim. Rent forever so we can live happily? Sounds like an Australian Dream to me.
Brand new TBS Writer Rachel Reistma offers an alternate route on the housing affordability crisis