Switching Gears: Addendum II

Why housing prices won't crash

The McKell Institute’s influential 2015 report Switching Gears argued for negative gearing changes. The recommendations of the 2015 report were hotly debated in the 2016 Australian Federal Election. This addendum outlines how house prices will not crash under the proposed changes, but will continue to rise albeit at a slower rate than the astronomical growth rates seen today.

May 2016
Adrian Lee