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FHBs Get Busy As Conditions Improve
Posted on 26/07/2019 

With affordability the best in 20 years, first-home buyers are rising strongly as a market force.

10% Rises Tipped As Big Cities Revive
Posted on 25/07/2019 

One high-profile analyst is forecasting price rises of up to 10% in the biggest cities.

Borrowers Go Variable As Rates Fall
Posted on 24/07/2019 

Fewer borrowers are opting to fix their loans, as interest rates continue to fall.

Affordability Best Since 1999, Says HIA
Posted on 23/07/2019 

Mortgage payments are at their most affordable in two decades, according to the Housing Industry Association.

Brisbane Tipped To Lead Price Growth
Posted on 23/07/2019 

BIS has tipped Brisbane to lead on price growth, with Adelaide and Canberra also expected to do well.

Maintain Payments To Make Savings
Posted on 15/07/2019 

The best way to benefit from lower interest rates is to maintain mortgage payments at the pre-cut levels.

Survey Shows Surge In Sentiment
Posted on 12/07/2019 

A new survey finds a signficant rise in sentiment towards real estate since the Federal Election.

Market Recovery Gains Momentum
Posted on 9/07/2019 

Rising consumer confidence in real estate is boosting outcomes at weekend auctions, helped by increased borrowing capacity.

Loans Capacity Boosted By APRA
Posted on 9/07/2019 

APRA has confirmed that it has scrapped previous limits on how real estate loans are assessed, which lifts the borrowing capacity of consumers.

Official Interest Rate Drops to 1%
Posted on 2/07/2019 

The RBA has dropped the official cash rate again. Some borrowers can now get mortgage rates under 3%.