News

New report suggests path to windfall gains
Posted on 29/11/2015 

Our new report "National Top 10 - The Long Shots for 2016" suggests five locations that may deliver windfall growth.

FHBs active and comfortable
Posted on 19/11/2015 

Contrary to the mainstream media image, first time buyers are happy.

What's really happening with rents & vacancies?
Posted on 18/11/2015 

The shallow reporting in media tells us nothing of value about rents and vacancies. We explain what's going on behind the generalised numbers published in newspapers.

Developer wins three years too late
Posted on 17/11/2015 

A stunning example of bad planning and crazy bureaucracy regarding building approvals.

More Savings Targeted on Property
Posted on 8/11/2015 

A survey finds more Australians are putting their savings into property than ever before.

We review our forecasts for 2015
Posted on 28/10/2015 

Our review of 2015 to date suggests we were on the mark with our December 2014 predictions. 

Melbourne challenges on price growth
Posted on 26/10/2015 

Price statistics from two research sources suggest that Melbourne is poised to overtake Sydney as the capital city price growth leader.

Prices to Grow in 2016, But at a Slower Pace
Posted on 22/10/2015 

Experienced analyst Louis Christopher forecasts price growth next year, but at a slower pace than in the past 12 months.

Building Activity Strong – in Some Cases Too Much
Posted on 19/10/2015 

Building activity has been strong in the past year - too strong, in the case of some city unit markets.

Size of home loans up 15%
Posted on 15/10/2015 

The size of home loans is growing at the fastest pace in 12 years, after a 15.4% rise in the past year.