Northern Regional Prison proposal sparks house price questions

Rob Inglis
By Rob Inglis
Updated July 1 2021 - 5:45pm, first published October 2 2019 - 9:39am
A leading economist says 'some thought needs to be given' to the potential impact the Northern Regional Prison could have on property prices in the Westbury area.

Economist Saul Eslake says he can understand why some Westbury residents might hold concerns that a new prison in their backyard could negatively affect property prices in the area.

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Rob Inglis

Rob Inglis

Journalist

Rob Inglis is a reporter with The Examiner, covering state and federal politics. He is based in Hobart.

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