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Legislation a break-through for rural housing

Legislation a break-through for rural housing. Farmers Weekly, [Publication] [Special Collections]


Union feature article discusses the State legislation to establish a rural housing authority has been hailed as a genuine and worthwhile initiative by the Farmers Union rural finance committee chairman, Mr. Harry Whittington.
The legislation would give farmers equal access to the traditional sources of housing finance available and correct a serious and long standing injustice to the farming community.
The new Bill contained several measures where the buyer could offer adequate security arrangements, with home finance institutions would be encouraged to participate in the scheme under cover of mortgage insurance or a State Government guarantee.

This article contains one portrait of Mr. Harry Whittington.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©Farmers Weekly
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/58318
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