Housing crisis

Could Australia be heading for a housing


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Flatmates.com.au reveals the most expensive suburbs

Flatmates.com.au has revealed the rent per room in Australia’s suburbs. Warriewood in NSW had the highest weekly rent of $600 for a room.

WA Airbnb

Here’s why WA is offering $10,000 to Airbnb property owners

Property owners in WA could receive $10,000 to list their accommodation as long-term rentals, instead of on ‘short-stay’ accommodation platforms, like Airbnb and Stayz.

victorian government housing plan

Inside the Victorian Government’s new housing plan

The Victorian Government has announced a raft of housing measures to tackle the rental crisis, include an Australian-first tax for short-term rentals.

Philip Lowe final speech

Philip Lowe hits back at media in final speech as RBA Governor

In his final speech, RBA Governor Philip Lowe has criticised the media for personal attacks but admitted he had “difficulties” communicating.

barriers to building new homes

What are the barriers to building more homes?

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese says more supply of homes is “key” to housing affordability. So how many more houses does Australia need, and what are the barriers to building them?

National Cabinet rent limits

National Cabinet agrees a new housing target, but no rent limits

National Cabinet leaders have agreed to build 200,000 extra homes by mid-2029, but have stopped short of limits on rent increases.

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Does Albanese want the housing bill to fail?

The Government has reintroduced its housing bill to Parliament this week. It’s previously faced opposition from both the Liberals, Greens and some Independents, and if it fails again, it could lead to something called a double dissolution. In today’s deep dive, TDA journalist Tom Crowley explains what the Bill is, what’s standing in its way, and why the government could potentially want it to fail.

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Good(ish) news for the economy

The good(ish) news is that this week we had the strongest indicator yet that inflation is easing, while unemployment remains low. The bad news is that the rental crisis continues, with rental prices rising at the fastest rate since 1988. TDA journalist Tom Crowley will explain why this is all happening, and what it means for you, in the deep dive.

how did the housing crisis in australia begin

How did the housing crisis begin in Australia?

Housing crisis Australia: How did we get here? Why did housing become so expensive, and can we fix it? Here’s what to know.

Chris Minns Interview with TDA

TDA’s chat with NSW Labor Leader Chris Minns

Dom Perrottet-Interview

TDA’s chat with NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet

The fall in house prices has slowed: What's behind the shift?

The fall in house prices has slowed: What’s behind the shift?

Learn why Australian house prices have been falling since May, and what’s causing the recent slowdown. Will prices continue to decline? Find out here.

Fixing the property crisis

Property: How to fix a property crisis

Is it harder for young people to buy their first home?

Property: SOLD! Why Owning A House Has Become SO Exclusive

Property: SOLD! Why Owning A House Has Become SO Exclusive

Could Australia be heading for a housing "bust"?

What are interest rates, and how does it affect housing?

What are interest rates, and how does it affect housing?

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