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Jobs demand set to spark housing shortage in four Australian regional areas

An article of interest by Emily Power appeared in on 19 September 2022

"... Ms Conisbee said the Whitsundays, where the unemployment rate has halved over the past 12 months to sit at 2.8 per cent, is experiencing a squeeze on its housing driven by the tourism and mining industries.

“This growth in employment is leading to a significant increase in rental levels with weekly advertised rents having increased by 12.5 per cent in one year,” Conisbee said ... (Source)


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