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Table Of Contents

Executive Summary
List of recommendations
Chapter 1
Terms of reference
Conduct of the inquiry
Structure of the report
Chapter 2
The preference for home ownership
Housing costs and poverty
Housing and specific populations
Conclusion
Chapter 3
Mortgage stress incidence
Effects on home ownership rates
Regional aspects
International comparison
Distributional implications
Interpretation
Estimates of the demand-supply imbalance
Chapter 4
Higher incomes
Demographics
High rents
Lower interest rates
Greater credit availability
Speculative demand
Taxation influences
Chapter 5
Supply-side problems and challenges
Melbourne 2030, Adelaide and Urban Growth Boundaries
Chapter 6
The lack of diversity
Problems caused by lack of diversity
Policy responses and their critics
Chapter 7
Stamp duties
Infrastructure charges
Rezoning windfalls
Goods and services tax
Land taxes
Chapter 8
Mining towns
'Sea change' regions
Western Sydney
Chapter 9
First Home Owner Grant (FHOG) Scheme
First home saver account scheme (FHSA)
State government assistance
Shared equity schemes
Land rent scheme
Mortgage corporation—'AussieMac'
Calls for further tax concessions
Assistance to keep people in home ownership
Chapter 10
Commonwealth State Housing Agreement
Private Rental Housing Assistance
Social Housing
Emergency assistance programmes
National Rental Affordability Scheme70
Other issues
Chapter 11
Regional development policies
The need for environmentally sustainable housing
Additional comments – Senator Andrew Bartlett
Additional comments from the Australian Greens
Bibliography
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Housing Afford Ability in Australia

Housing Afford Ability in Australia

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