News

Safety comes from education, not regulation
Posted on 29/10/2013 
Regulating the property industry will not provide safety for consumers; education is the answer.
Real estate growth starts to spread
Posted on 24/10/2013 
House price growth in the capital cities is being led by Perth and Sydney, but other cities are joining the party.
Investor focus should switch to Queensland
Posted on 24/10/2013 
Recent increases in sales volumes suggest prices will start to rise soon in Queensland property markets.
Moderate rent growth amid balanced markets
Posted on 24/10/2013 
Rental growth in the major cities has been moderate at best, putting the lie to claims of housing shortage.
Stop grizzling and get active
Posted on 24/10/2013 
Housing affordability is at its best levels in 10 years and home ownership is readily achievable for first-home buyers willing to make sacrifices.
Home loans continue upward trend
Posted on 15/10/2013 
Finance to buy housing continued its upward trend in August, with a 0.6% monthly rise in trend terms.
Avoid the "hot" markets, look elsewhere
Posted on 10/10/2013 
Property investors should avoid buying in over-heated real estate markets such as Sydney's auction suburbs.
17 good reasons why resources boom lives on
Posted on 9/10/2013 
Despite continuing commentary about the resources boom being over, there is considerable evidence that strong growth lies ahead.
Price blame game misguided and misdirected
Posted on 9/10/2013 
Rising house prices is a positive thing for most households and for the nation, but commentators continue to seek someone to "blame".
No evidence that "the dream" is fading
Posted on 27/09/2013 
Media claims that the Great Australian Dream is fading are not supported by any evidence.