Investment Property

Tough times continue in Darwin

The property market in the Northern Territory’s capital has been weakening for years, and the downward trend looks set to continue

RBA cut's impact on WA market

The central bank's decision to slash the cash rate is not enough to drive a recovery in the state's market, according to an industry professional

Slowdown in house prices decline

New data show that the housing downturn is losing steam, with the smallest month-on-month decline since May 2018 recorded last month

NAB lowers fixed-loan rates

Ahead of RBA’s likely rate cut, a "Big Four" bank decided to slash some of its fixed-rate mortgages

ATO ready to bust dodgy tax returns

Hundreds of thousands of Aussies are expected to receive a letter from the agency asking them to explain mistakes in their claims

Is the RBA really slashing rates next week?

Amid predictions of a cash rate cut next week, CoreLogic illustrates a scenario wherein the Reserve Bank does not lower rate and waits for another month

BOQ cuts fixed interest rates

The Brisbane-based bank said that the changes will apply to a range of owner-occupier and investor home loans of varying terms

Private house approvals slide

The sector contributed significantly to the decline of dwelling approvals across the country in April

Save thousands of dollars by refinancing

Lending restrictions may be creating hurdles for investors financially, but you may be able to access significantly better rates, better terms, or an interest-only loan – you just need to put your best foot forward. Jacqueline So shows you how.