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Rents Head Good News In Melbourne
Posted on 27/02/2019 

Rental growth and solid prices in many areas head positive news in the Melbourne market, says buyers' agent Miriam Sandkuhler.

Vacancies Rates Improve In Most Cities
Posted on 26/02/2019 

Four of the eight capital cities have vacancies below 2%, after the number of homes for rent fell in January.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 82 - Most Aussies Ahead with Their Home Values
Posted on 25/02/2019 

Most Aussie households are well ahead with their property values, despite recent declines in some (but not all) areas of the Sydney & Melbourne markets.

Confidence Rises On RBA Rates Forecast
Posted on 21/02/2019 

The changed outlook on interest rates has contributed to a rise in consumer confidence, a new report says.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 81 - Canberra - Strongest Real Estate Market
Posted on 20/02/2019 

The Canberra market has strengthened and now has more growth markets than at any time since we began our quarterly surveys four years ago. The norm now in Canberra is suburbs where median prices have grown by more than 5% in the past 12 months, while only a handful have falling prices.

Investors Remain Upbeat On Prices
Posted on 14/02/2019 

A new survey has found that 52% think prices will rise and 34% expect prices to stay about the same.

Most Buyers Use Brokers, Says Survey
Posted on 12/02/2019 

Most property buyers use mortgage brokers and recommended changes to how brokers are paid should be opposed, says PIPA.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 80 - Regional NSW Growth Markets
Posted on 12/02/2019 

Markets in Regional NSW continue to head in the opposite direction to Sydney. While the Sydney market is showing increasing signs of decline, the cities and towns of Regional NSW are delivering growth markets right across the state.

Experts Tip RBA Rate Cut Soon
Posted on 10/02/2019 

Most analysts expect the next RBA change to the official interest rate to be a reduction, according to Finder.

Melbourne Analysis Shows Growth Markets
Posted on 5/02/2019 

Melbourne house prices may be down overall, but there remain many solid growth markets, our analysis shows.