Link: “Just 1.2 per cent of rental properties in Australia are affordable for minimum wage earners, analysis finds”
Some depressing housing unaffordability statistics here. Among them:
- just 1.2% of rentals affordable for a full-time minimum wage worker
- only 3 listings in the country affordable for someone on JobSeeker, and all for shared accommodation
- zero listings affordable for someone on Youth Allowance
Jessica Smith is a left-wing feminist who loves animals, books, gaming, and cooking; she’s also very interested in linguistics, history, technology and society.