Jan 22, 2018
Today Terry reacts to the recent media frenzy over the
release of two documents on negative gearing and its impact on
Both apparently claim that scrapping negative gearing tax benefits would have only a minor impact on home values but at the same time would bring about a major improvement in housing affordability.
Read more: Labor Should Scrap Its Gearing Policy
Why the Melbourne University negative gearing study needs to be challenged over its methodology and assumptions
Any analysis of some of the questionable claims from a half-finished research paper by Melbourne University economists
Why a claim of a 30% reduction in supply would cause a rental rise of only 2.4 percent is unfounded