House prices

Mar 8, 2016

Thinking about house prices, which of the following best describes what you would like to see happen to house prices in the future?

  Total   Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other   Own home Own with mort

gage

Rent   Property investor
Total go up 32%   36% 35% 24% 25%   34% 42% 21%   43%
Total go down 34%   35% 32% 44% 42%   28% 21% 56%   25%
Go up a lot 10%   11% 9% 10% 11%   11% 11% 9%   10%
Go up a little 22%   25% 26% 14% 14%   23% 31% 12%   33%
Stay much the same 26%   24% 30% 26% 29%   34% 31% 15%   29%
Go down a little 19%   19% 21% 23% 20%   18% 15% 25%   15%
Go down a lot 15%   16% 11% 21% 22%   10% 6% 31%   10%
Don’t know 7%   5% 3% 7% 5%   5% 5% 9%   4%

34% would like to see house prices go down and 32% would like them to go up (10% a lot). 26% would like house prices to stay much the same.

Those more likely to want house prices to go down were Greens voters (44%), renters (56%) and aged 18-24 (51%),

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