I believe housing is a basic human right. Every Australian should have access to a safe and stable place to call home. However, the rising cost of housing has created a significant challenge for many people in our community, making it increasingly difficult to enter the property market or secure a stable rental. I know the housing crisis requires urgent action.
Since coming to Government we have:
This is the floor, not the ceiling. I will continue to be a strong advocate for a more equitable housing landscape.
I’ve written a policy piece on housing with The McKell Institute, The Crumbling Australian Dream, which goes into more depth if you want to read further.
To read "The Crumbling Australian Dream: An Examination of Australia’s Housing Sector" click the button below: