Advisers have cheered the creation of a $15 million fast track to permanent residency for wealthy foreigners, in a move by the Abbott government to harness Asia’s wealth to boost economic growth and job creation.

But the move has also sparked concerns much of this investment will flow into Australian property, driving prices up even further.

Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/business/visa-for-the-wealthy-fuels-house-price-fears-20141016-116u42.html#ixzz3GMeL9kdo

 

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