Illawarra new home buyers paying more fees, taxes than Sydney

Connor Pearce
June 12 2024 - 12:30am
Jennifer Macquarie (insert) said all actors in the hosuing sector, including governments, needed to look at how they could reduce the cost of building new homes. Picture supplied/Anna Warr
Jennifer Macquarie (insert) said all actors in the hosuing sector, including governments, needed to look at how they could reduce the cost of building new homes. Picture supplied/Anna Warr

New home buyers in West Dapto are paying 40 cents in every dollar in government fees and charges, as the high cost of new housing projects stifles development and imperils the region's chance of reaching its housing targets.

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Connor Pearce

Connor Pearce

Journalist at Illawarra Mercury

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