Investment Property

Home construction figures fall

There was a significant slowdown in dwelling commencements over the December quarter, while shift in annual unit commencements varied depending on the building’s height

Push for a property services commissioner

The campaign for the removal of property services from NSW Fair Trading heightens, with real estate experts in the country leading the initiative

House-price drops are slowing

Data revealed that prices are declining at a slower pace, with no falls recorded across capitals last week

Fixed-rate demand plunges

Demand for fixed-rate home loans slid in March due to the uncertainty surrounding the housing market

Hunter: home of Housing Hotspots

The Hunter region was observed to have high levels of building activity, with six areas in the region joining the roster of housing hotspots

Melbourne's first-home buyer hubs

Planning to snap up a house near Melbourne’s CBD? Here are the suburbs that are attracting first-home buyers

To buy or rent in Sydney?

New data shows that 60% of the time, renting in Sydney is a better choice than buying

Melbourne the top market for builders

Melbourne dominates again, this time in the list of employment growth areas that are targeted towards builders and tradies

Is it the right time to buy?

Will waiting for the outcome of the upcoming Federal election before you buy end up costing you thousands?

Investment choice: House or apartment?

Property professionals share the different factors that need to be considered when choosing between a house and apartment for investment

Future investments to boost Hobart

The Hobart City Deal is set to open numerous opportunities for businesses located not only in the city but throughout Tasmania