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Sydney, Melbourne likely to remain vulnerable?

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 07:00

The recent price turnaround in the two cities came from an overvalued point

Tax discounts urged for WA seniors

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 07:00

The current stamp duty could result in a decline in homeownership amongst seniors

Property values down by 8.4% since 2017

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:21

Affordability has already peaked and prices are likely to hit record-high levels next year, according to a new study

Strong interest in Gold Coast's off-the-plan units?

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:19

Buyers are targeting more affordable units, leading to a decline in average sale price

Investors positive about price growth

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 11:01

After a period of sitting on the fence, more investors now intend to participate in the market

Sydney remains Australia's top luxury market

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 10:56

The city, along with three others, recorded higher gains than the global average

Houses shrink as apartments expand

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 11:03

The increasing population near urban centres have pushed the need for more apartments, affecting the size of homes

Another busy week for Sydney auctions

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 11:00

While the overall auction market slowed a little, Sydney continued to witness keen interest from buyers

Negative gearing changes "catastrophic"

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 10:09

The Property Council urged the Labor Party to rethink its stance on negative gearing and capital gains

Perth unit market could see gradual upturn

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 10:07

While the short-term outlook remains dim for Perth, the improving economy of Western Australia could provide hope in the medium term

Appetite for investor loans falls

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 10:05

Investor loans declined in September as owner-occupier loans increased

Big bank revamps investor rules again

Fri, 11/08/2019 - 11:08

The bank loosens its rules in calculating the household expenditure measure of investors, allowing for a boost in borrowing capacity

Construction downturn moderates

Fri, 11/08/2019 - 11:06

While detached housing segment shows improvement, the unit market remains weak

First homebuyers drive market – but for how long?

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 10:49

While first-home buyers comprise a considerable share of market activity, a boom in the segment is highly unlikely, experts said

Property listings rise amid spring market

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 10:47

Sydney reported the highest number of properties up for grabs

Inner Adelaide unit supply poised to swell

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 10:39

Inner Adelaide's apartment market is currently experiencing a period of elevated construction activity

Affordability forecast to deteriorate?

Wed, 11/06/2019 - 11:53

After improving this year, housing affordability could weaken as house prices continue to inflate, according to an analysis.

Why investors should target millennials

Wed, 11/06/2019 - 11:51

A new study found that buying in an investment property motivates them to save

Where is Sydney's unit market going?

Wed, 11/06/2019 - 11:47

Unit prices have passed a trough — is it time to expect a rebound?

The best suburbs to create wealth in short-term letting

Wed, 11/06/2019 - 07:00

While a short-term rental has its perks, managing back-to-back check-ins can become like a full-time job. Thankfully help is at hand – and with higher profits on offer, it could make this strategy all the more worthwhile