News

Labor Should Scrap Its Gearing Policy
Posted on 9/01/2018 

There’s been considerable media coverage in the past 24 hours about negative gearing policy – which has somewhat missed the point.

New Home Building Activity Slows Down
Posted on 9/01/2018 

The level of new home building has dropped in the past year, but less than expected.

Perth Market Rises From Downturn
Posted on 8/01/2018 

Hotspotting is increasingly confident that the Perth market is over the worst and is beginning the long-awaited recovery.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 25: Population Trends
Posted on 4/01/2018 

In his first podcast of 2018, Terry discusses the impact of population growth on real estate markets in Australia.  

Consumers misled by generalised analysis
Posted on 3/01/2018 

Shallow analysis by misinformed commentators is the curse of property investors. Ignore any "experts" who discuss Australia as a single property market.

Insurer Urges Owners to Check Security
Posted on 1/01/2018 

More homes are being hit by thieves, with jewellery a popular target, but owners can protect themselves through simple measures.

Population Growth Spurs Property Markets
Posted on 31/12/2017 

Overseas migrants have been influential in big growth in Melbourne and Sydney - while Queensland is gaining the most from interstate migration.

Top 10 Best Buys Shows Market Changes
Posted on 31/12/2017 

The new 2018 edition of the National Top 10 Best Buys report by Hotspotting shows how much real estate markets are changing. It features locations in Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane and Canberra, as well as key cities in regional Australia.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 24: Top 10 Best Buys
Posted on 26/12/2017 

Terry Ryder discusses the highlights in the latest Hotspotting National Top Ten Best Buys 2018 report.

Vacancies Fall In Most Capital Cities
Posted on 20/12/2017 

Residential vacancy rates are improving in all capital cities, except Sydney, according to the latest SQM figures.