- Experts warn housing inequality and intergenerational poverty is increasing in Australia
- Experts call for a national housing policy involving all levels of government
- They say urgent action is needed from all levels of government to mitigate the COVID-led crisis in housing
While more than 60 per cent of Australians own their own home, Australian Bureau of Statistics data shows homeownership rates for people aged under 40 is declining, part of a trend of intergenerational inequality and a growing gap between the haves and have nots.
Building more houses is often…