Investors still need a little convincing.
There he goes again.
"The accommodation supplement is nothing more than a subsidy for residential investors, and with the lack of capital gains tax something needs to redress the balance. Might I suggest those rents that contain subsidies get taxed at a higher rate. This would soon filter through to lower rents, and an exodus from housing as an investment. New York, the epicentre of free market, have regulated rentals."
Green MP Barry Coates has caused a mini firestorm by saying his party would not support a Labour-New Zealand First government.
"Greens need to exercise more self-control"