Report and Recommendations to State Government Rejected

The Community Focus Group, Neighbours Not Strangers, rejects the Report(1) tabled by the NSW Legislative Assembly Committee on Environment and Planning that was handed down on 19/10/16. The NSW Government’s response is due on 19/04/17, though some reports say it could be as early as February 2017.(2) The Short-Term Rental (STRs) of Residential Housing sees countless NSW Tenants evicted, increases in rents and strata levies, and the capital value of neighbouring properties plummet. Data from San Francisco estimates that for every home removed for STR, the City loses USD250,000-USD300,000 every year, or an estimated USD3 billion annually. Neighbours Not Strangers opposes the recommendation tha

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