Rent caps only work with significant housing supply growth: Andrew Barr

Jasper Lindell
Updated June 26 2023 - 5:06pm, first published 11:00am

The ACT's cap on rent increases only works when it is backed by a significant increase to the number of properties for lease, Chief Minister Andrew Barr has said.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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