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Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 37: Monthly Changes in Prices - March 2018
Posted on 27/03/2018 

Mainstream media has declared the end of the Melbourne boom a couple of times in the recent past: once in December 2016 and again June 2017. Both claims resulted from monthly price changes published by CoreLogic. And both times they were wrong. 

Population Pivotal For Economy And Property
Posted on 26/03/2018 

Population growth and economic performance are strongly linked, leading to outcomes in real estate markets.

Aussie Homes Now Worth $7 Trillion
Posted on 25/03/2018 

Hobart now leads on price growth, as home values rise to almost $7 trillion, according to the ABS.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 36: Growth data for four 5yr periods - March 2018
Posted on 20/03/2018 

Research on price growth over time often contradicts long-held beliefs about where you get the best growth.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 35: Crime and Capital Growth
Posted on 13/03/2018 

On this episode Terry debunks the myth that problem areas with high crime rates have inferior price growth.

Housing Taxes Make Affordability Worse
Posted on 9/03/2018 

Housing affordability will not improve until the government burdens of delays and taxes are removed.

Cheaper Suburbs Excel On Capital Growth
Posted on 8/03/2018 

The cheaper areas of our major cities often excel on capital growth, overcoming the stigma of being "downmarket".

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 34: Article Highlights Media Misinformation
Posted on 7/03/2018 

On this podcast episode,  Terry examines the claims made in another example of a poorly researched and misleading media report about the property market, this time from the national publication The Australian.

Crime Areas Shine On Price Growth
Posted on 28/02/2018 

The widely-held perception that high crime areas have inferior capital growth has been challenged by new research.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 33: Long Term Price Growth
Posted on 27/02/2018 

In this episode Terry breaks down the research put together by Property Investment Professionals of Australia on long-term house price growth in the capital cities.