The median house value in Sydney is now nearly $1 million dollars, and Sydney is one of the most unaffordable cities in the world.
Unfortunately for non-home owners, no one seems to be doing anything about it.
Part of the reason younger generations get left out of these conversations, is that they don’t understand the numbers behind the current housing boom.
In this TEDx Talk, I go back to basics and explain measurement terms, real dollar values and how to recognise when people are undermining the cost of owning in Sydney.
Don’t leave economics to the economists.
Studies of economics are accessible from high school, university and the internet, and will give young people the tools to articulate what they need from policy makers.