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Almost everything on table for inquiry tackling housing affordability

Housing density, stamp duty, superannuation, and boosting supply were the centrepieces of a federal inquiry into housing affordability but one major factor was ignored.

Paper cut-out family with house under an umbrella labelled Affordable Housing
The HIA estimates 1.66 million houses must be built by 2030 to counter population growth.

Housing density, stamp duty, first homebuyers accessing superannuation, and boosting supply were the centrepieces of a federal inquiry into housing affordability released on Friday (18 March).

Everything it seems was on the table. Everything except negative gearing.

The Australian Dream: Inquiry into housing affordability and supply in Australia has been released, offering up a range of recommendations for the Federal Government to improve the …