The Housing Industry Association says research shows targeting negative gearing would take its toll on housing investment, affordability and rental pressure.
The construction of new homes dropped almost 11% in the December 2014 quarter
Housing approvals for the construction of new homes recorded the second strongest month ever in February
The industry is calling for urgent action on stamp duty tax after the release of the federal government’s tax discussion paper, which admits it can be a “tax burden” on consumers
Allowing first home buyers to dip into their superannuation to purchase their first property is a good idea, according to a leading housing association
Home building has declined for a third consecutive month, which may send a distressing signal about the state of the Australian economy which has been relying heavily on the strength in the property market