What makes a landlord decide to invest and dis-invest in private rental housing?

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Author(s): Gavin Wood; Rachel Ong
Description: Landlord investment decisions are linked to financial costs and retirement status. Tax, monetary and retirement incomes policies are all relevant to increasing the supply of private rental investment.
Citation: Wood, G., Ong, R. (2010) What makes a landlord decide to invest and dis-invest in private rental housing?, AHURI Research and Policy Bulletin No. 127, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/research-and-policy-bulletins/127.
Date published: 03 May 2010
Publication type: Research and Policy Bulletin 127
Project title: Movements in and out of housing affordability stress and dynamic modelling of initiatives to improve the supply of affordable housing (Project number: 30521)
Project reports: The dynamics of housing affordability: movements in and out of housing affordability stress 2001–2006 (Final Report)
How long does housing affordability stress last? (Research and Policy Bulletin)
Factors shaping the decision to become a landlord and retain rental investments (Final Report)
Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1445-3428
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