Assets, debt and the drawdown of housing equity by an ageing population

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Author(s): Rachel Ong; Marietta Haffner; Gavin Wood; Therese Jefferson; Siobhan Austen
Description: This report is the first output of a research project that aims to uncover the uses, financial costs and risks of housing equity withdrawal via alternative mechanisms by older Australians.
Citation: Ong, R., Haffner, M., Wood, G., Jefferson, T. and Austen, S. (2013) Assets, debt and the drawdown of housing equity by an ageing population, AHURI Positioning Paper No. 153, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/position-papers/153.
Date published: 16 May 2013
Publication type: Positioning Paper 153
Project title: Housing equity withdrawal: uses and risks of alternative options for older Australians (Project number: 81004)
Project reports: Housing equity withdrawal: uses, risks, and barriers to alternative mechanisms in later life (Final Report)
Housing equity withdrawal in Australia (Research and Policy Bulletin)
Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1834-9250
ISBN: 978-1-922075-30-7
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