Most Want Stamp Duty Stamped Out
Posted on 11/08/2016 

A national survey finds most Australians think cutting stamp duty is the best way to help people into home ownership, rather than abolishing negative gearing.

RBA, PM Attack Banks Over Rates
Posted on 10/08/2016 

Very few lenders, large or small, have passed on the RBA's interest rate reduction in full. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and the Reserve Bank have criticised the major banks for their response.

Home-buyers Return to Market Dominance
Posted on 4/08/2016 

After several years of investor prominance in the nation's major markets, home-buyers are back in the driver's seat - which is good for market stability, according to Performance Property Advisory.

Mortgage Rates Below 3.5% For The First Time
Posted on 3/08/2016 

Even if lenders pass on only part of the RBA's interest rate cut, mortgage rates are likely to go below 3.5% for the first time.

Key Melbourne Areas Continue To Perform
Posted on 28/07/2016 

Leading buyers agent Miriam Sandkuhler says demand remains strong and stock levels low in key areas of the Melbourne market.

New Cities Lead On Price Growth
Posted on 22/07/2016 

Melbourne and Canberra now lead on house price growth as Sydney fades, according to the latest price data from Domain.

Small Sacrifices Can Lead To Investment
Posted on 22/07/2016 

A series of small changes to spending habits can make property investment attainable, according to Mortgage Choice.

Hobart Strongest Rent Market, Perth Weakest
Posted on 20/07/2016 

Vacancy data shows big differences among the capital cities. Some like Hobart and Canberrra are strong, but Perth is weak, with rents falling. 

Boomers To Ignite Regional Markets
Posted on 17/07/2016 

Many Baby Boomers will head to the regions when they retire, creating rising demand in key towns and cities according to new research.

$61bil In Foreign Buying Challenged
Posted on 14/07/2016 

Foreign investment in Australian dwellings totalled $61 billion in FY2015 - but not all of it benefits Australians, according to a leading investment adviser.