40% of low-income earners spent half of income on rent

  • 2 years ago
Skipping meals, doctors’ appointments and relying on food donations these are the stories from renters struggling to keep up with the rising cost of living. A new survey has found more than 40 per cent of low-income earners are spending half their incomes on rent and some on support payments believe they're being discriminated against in the battle to find a home.