2017 Federal Budget responses

Budget 2017-18 Fact Sheets
Federal Government

Infographic: Budget 2017 at a glance
The Conversation – Jenni Henderson & Wes Mountain

Homelessness will continue to rise under unfair Budget
Homelessness Australia

Budget 2017: government still tinkering with housing affordability
The Conversation – Richard Holden

Another lost opportunity for housing affordability

Budget needs a sharper policy scalpel to help first home buyers
The Conversation – Rachel Ong

Budget’s housing affordability measures welcomed
CHIA – CEO Peta Winzar

Is this the budget that forgot renters?
The Conversation – Emma Power

Making Super Available To Buy A House Is A Terrible Idea
Manager of policy at the McKell Institute- Edward Cavanough

Bond aggregator helps build a more virtuous circle of housing investment
The Conversation – Julie Lawson

Federal budget 2017 lacks the silver bullet needed to slay Australia’s housing vampire
ABC – Michael Janda

PwC Australia Partner, Infrastructure and Urban Renewal Amy Brown explains how the Federal Budget 2017-18 will affect our housing market and the affordability in a quick video explainer here and for the fuller text breakdown, click here

Federal budget 2017: Will Scott Morrison deliver more housing for Australia’s poorest?
ABC – Norman Hermant