TONY Abbott is pointing to the real estate success of his daughter to show it’s not impossible for young people to buy a home while paying off university debt.
The Prime Minister said one of his daughters had bought in Canberra, but conceded his other two were finding it harder to get into the market.
Louise Abbott works in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and appears to have benefited from a Canberra housing market wilting after widespread public service job cuts.
Bridget Abbott pays $250 a week rent to live with dad and mum Margie in Kirribilli House, the Prime Minister’s official Sydney residence. more