There is no available data set to inform improvements to the private rental market.
Moving On shines a light on the experiences of private rental tenants, landlords and property managers across Australia to create a picture of how tenancies end in the private rental market and what changes are needed to make renting fairer. It has a special focus on young renters and lower-income households.
The number of Australians who call a private rental property home is increasing. Renting is no longer a short, transitional journey that is undertaken between the time people leave home and become home-owners. Home ownership is also on the decline. Many people are permanently locked out of the opportunity to own their own home and will continue to rent for the rest of their lives. It is important that there is fairness in the private rental market, for tenants and landlords.
Listen to this interview on the ABC Radio National Drive program.
The survey remains open so data can still be tracked over time.
Read the full report here.