Infrastructure Policy Statement Summary Executive Summary There has been a total absence of planning of the settlement of Australia which has resulted in an extraordinary settlement imbalance that impacts on our productivity, efficiency, competitiveness, quality of life and capacity for growth. Our major cities have suffered through an absence of master planning and rollout of […]
Executive Summary The Sydney housing market is currently beset by several challenges; house prices have grown beyond sustainable levels such that they have severely excluded potential new home buyers and caused a massive expansion in household debt. Our households are now overexposed to changes in financial conditions as are those who lend to them. This […]
Our Dangerous Housing Crisis Requires A Super Solution http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/john-alexander/our-dangerous-housing-crisis-requires-a-super-solution/ The difficulty in attaining home ownership for hard working Australians is the greatest policy challenge our society currently faces. In the last forty years Australia has been moving from a country that celebrated the highest rate of home ownership to a country of lords – land […]
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OECD agrees with JA’s housing market concerns John Alexander has been warning about the risks to the housing market because of ongoing unbridled investor driven speculation for many years. The latest OECD report on the risks to the Australian housing market reinforces his concerns. Mr Alexander said: “Stabilising investor driven volatility and rampant inflation in […]
26 February 2017 Ready to play ball in North Epping New multipurpose sports courts officially opened to the community. The new facilities will help cater for more netball players. The Coalition Government invested $50,000 in the project. Netballers, tennis and soccer players of North Epping celebrated the official opening of two new multipurpose community […]
Everything should be on the table when formulating new policy responses to the housing affordability crisis we’re facing.
15 Feb 2017 The Weekly Times Bennelong MP John Alexander has responded to criticism of the Federal Government’s housing policy with the release this week of a key document on housing and infrastructure. The document titled “Harnessing Value, Delivering Infrastructure” was re leased by Mr Alexander in his role ae Chairman of the House […]