Put a Cap on Rent
Why is this important?
It's time for a Melbourne Rent Cap that ensures everyone can afford to keep living in their home. Other cities around the world have done this, now it's time to make Victoria more liveable.
An entire generation has been locked out of the housing market, and many of us will likely be lifelong renters. But for that to be sustainable, we need to keep rent increases under control.
In December 2017, only 0.3% of rentals were affordable to someone on Newstart. It's time to fix this.