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negative gearing

Too many of their voters are getting rich as a result of the property boom.
Governments are robbing young Australians of a secure and independent financial future.
It's not about breakfast choices or simply finding a better job.
Ironically Washington, rather than Canberra, may provide the answer to your housing affordability dreams.  
Our government does less to help a family buy its first home than it does for an investor who wants a fifth, sixth, or seventh.
The contrast between first and economy class symbolises much of what has changed in society over recent decades.
Supply is on his mind, but changes to negative gearing tax concessions are not.
We'd like to see the revenue generated from ending negative gearing reinvested into construction of high-quality, affordable housing.
Politicians won't want to put real downward pressure on house prices while Australians rejoice in their homes' value.