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Latest news: Stimulus

First home buyers winning on government schemes

The Federal Government’s $25,000 grant for building a new home and the ACT Government’s stamp duty reductions could see more first homebuyers enter the market in coming months.

Builders call for stimulus action

Master Builders Australia (MBA) is calling on the National Cabinet to implement $13.2 billion in economic stimulus for the building and construction industry.

ACT industry welcomes rental measures amid eviction moratorium confusion

New rental measures announced by the ACT Government on Thursday (2 April) will see landlords offered an incentive to reduce rents for tenants in stress.

$214 million rescue package for households, businesses and health

The ACT Government’s $214 million economic relief package for households, businesses and frontline health includes rent and rate support schemes.

Prime Minister announces $130 billion wage subsidy package

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has today announced an unprecedented $130 billion ‘job keeper’ wage subsidy package for workers and businesses who have experienced economic hardship in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. The...