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Low rates putting money in investors' pockets?

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 12:10

Amid the slowing rental markets, investors are experiencing improved cashflow thanks to cheap mortgage costs

Melbourne commercial sales value down

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 12:05

The city posted 70 commercial property sales transactions over the September quarter

Housing investment likely to decline next year — RBA

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:44

The central bank said the shortfall in housing supply could fuel a significant price response

Investing in Brisbane a "smart move"?

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:42

While Sydney and Melbourne witnessed substantial losses over the past two years, Brisbane remained stable, according to an economist

Which capital cities are poised to see low vacancy rates?

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:39

Over the short to medium term, two cities are likely to see increased demand as supply runs out

Is the RBA likely to cut rates again?

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 11:47

Economists think the central bank has changed its tone about further cuts due to the negative impacts of low rates

Rents fall in Sydney's most affordable suburbs

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 11:41

The boost in housing supply and the sluggish wage growth are driving the downturn in rents

Hobart an expensive city for renters?

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 11:37

The city recorded the third-highest median weekly rent and the tightest rental vacancy rate in September

Rents fall as renters become homebuyers

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 17:42

The surge in investment and the strong residential construction activity have exerted downward pressure on rents

Auction activity recovers after minor blip

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 17:39

For the first time in several weeks, the market reported an annual growth in auction volume

2 in 3 investors likely to invest close to where they live

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 17:37

Investors are manifesting a "home bias" by investing locally – and it could be putting them at risk, experts say

Can you purchase equity?

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:41

How can investors get a head start on the property ladder and unlock the wealth of those who are entering the next stage of life?

Sydney rental vacancies drop to lowest rate this year

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:38

New report says reduction in available rental supply may see upward pressure on rents

Sydney and Melbourne on the rebound?

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:35

A new report warns that rebounding prices just a “temporary fix for a nation that is in need of structural reforms”

HIA supports “next steps” in Loan Deposit Scheme

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:29

Last week’s Senate recommendation is a step closer to in making the scheme a reality, says HIA

First-time investors boost growth in lending

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 15:02

On the other hand, established investors are struggling to secure financing as they get slapped with tighter serviceability rules

Where to find Canberra's most stellar suburbs

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 15:01

One suburb in the city has recorded a whopping 58% growth in property prices in the last five years

Rents in Sydney poised to jump

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 14:59

The competition for homes in the city and other major regions like Hunter and Illawarra is getting intense as vacancies drop

Are investors heading back to the market?

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 11:04

Property investors showed renewed confidence in the housing market, with investment loans growing at their fastest pace in almost three years

These suburbs have stellar growth potential

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 11:00

Over the next three years, these suburbs could realise housing value gains of as much as 30% despite the market cycle