The abolition of negative gearing will affect all Australians. Economists agree that it will trigger a fall in property prices affecting home owners and investors alike but will also affect those most vulnerable – renters. The last time Politicians messed around with this in the 1980’s it caused a hike in rents and slowing of the property market. Not surprisingly it was quickly reinstated. Please carefully consider your vote at the upcoming federal election and click here for further information.