Are Incentives for elderly to downsize homes coming?

DAVID CROWE Political correspondent Canberra @CroweDM The Australian  11 March 2017 The federal government will move within weeks to break down barriers that discourage older Australians from “down­sizing” to smaller homes, in a bid to release more property to the market and help tackle housing affordability for younger families. Retired Australians would gain new incentives…

Family Super Funds contributions triple

14 February 2017   Super Review Family Self-managed super fund (SMSF) contribution levels increased 181 percent in the December quarter, according to SuperConcepts. SuperConcept’s latest survey found the average contribution inflow per fund for the quarter almost tripled from $3,040 in the September quarter to $8,550 in the December quarter following the Government’s confirmation that…