Coalition, Labor lock horns in faux housing affordability war

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has attacked Labor’s proposed shared equity scheme for home buyers, which would see the federal government take a 30% to 40% share in their property.

Morrison claims Labor “wants the government to own your home”. However, he has previously supported similar schemes operated by state governments and the private sector:

Morrison said on Monday that the policy would see the government “effectively becoming an owner of your home”…

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