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Quiz: Which Aussie Politician Owns The Most Houses?

Everyone is talking about house prices, but who stands to win if they remain high?

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    WA Liberal MP Ian Goodenough
    WA Liberal MP Ian Goodenough
    Palmer United Party Leader Clive Palmer
    Palmer United Party Leader Clive Palmer
    Queensland Senator Barry O'Sullivan
    Queensland Senator Barry O'Sullivan
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
    Northern Territory MP Natasha Griggs
    Northern Territory MP Natasha Griggs
    NSW Nationals MP David Gillespie
    NSW Nationals MP David Gillespie
    Former Defence Minister Kevin Andrews
    Former Defence Minister Kevin Andrews
    Independent Senator Nick Xenophon
    Independent Senator Nick Xenophon
    Opposition Leader Bill Shorten
    Opposition Leader Bill Shorten

Quiz: Which Aussie Politician Owns The Most Houses?

You got: Ian Goodenough owns the sixth-most!

There are several pollies who own more but the Liberal party man still has a bulging property portfolio that includes nine houses and farms.

Ian Goodenough owns the sixth-most!
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You got: Clive Palmer owns the third-most!

Look you wouldn't be the first who thought the mining magnate owns the most. But the retiring MP has declared just 13 properties ... one does include an entire Queensland holiday resort, though.

Clive Palmer owns the third-most!
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You got: Barry O'Sullivan owns the most!

Make sure you're sitting down when we tell you this ... O'Sullivan has a massive 50 properties! The Liberal National senator owns several investment properties.

Barry O'Sullivan owns the most!
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You got: Malcolm Turnbull owns the seventh-most!

Ah! He's probably the richest bloke to ever be PM (valued somewhere around $200 million) but he and his wife own just eight properties. The PM's portfolio does include places in Sydney, New York and a farm in country NSW.

Malcolm Turnbull owns the seventh-most!
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You got: Natasha Griggs owns the fourth-most!

While the Country Liberal politician isn't top of the list, she does have a tidy 12 houses declared in her interests.

Natasha Griggs owns the fourth-most!
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You got: David Gillespie owns the second-most!

So close! But the real estate mogul owns just 18 properties, which apparently includes 15 units on the NSW north coast.

David Gillespie owns the second-most!
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You got: Kevin Andrews owns the fifth-most!

Well damn. But the man who declared that he's willing to replace Turnbull as PM still owns 10 houses.

Kevin Andrews owns the fifth-most!
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You got: Nick Xenophon owns the eighth-most!

The man who might soon hold the balance of power doesn't own the most, but reportedly owns as many as four investment units.

Nick Xenophon owns the eighth-most!
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You got: Bill Shorten owns the very least!

Poor you! And poor Bill who owns only one house, his own, in Victoria.

Bill Shorten owns the very least!
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Mark Di Stefano is a Media and Politics Reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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