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The 5 Key Life Changes Of Property
Posted on 27/05/2019 

Most people go through five major life changes that impact on their real estate dealings. Property Mavens' Miriam Sandkuhler explains how to handle each one.

Official Rate Cut Looks Increasingly Likely
Posted on 23/05/2019 

The RBA governor has hinted that an official interest rate reduction is looming.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 94 - Positive Changes to Real Estate Climate
Posted on 22/05/2019 

A week is a long time not only in politics but also, it seems, in real estate. Big changes are coming up for residential property - and they're all positive.

Rapid Rise in Housing Affordability Continues
Posted on 22/05/2019 

The HIA Affordability Index has recorded the biggest improvement since September 2013.

APRA Change To Boost Market
Posted on 21/05/2019 

APRA is easing a key restriction on mortgage lending, in a further boost to real estate markets around Australia.

Optimism Returns After Election Result
Posted on 21/05/2019 

The result of the Federal Election has removed uncertainty and reinstated optimism among real estate consumers.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 93 - Policies show politicians' lack of understanding
Posted on 14/05/2019 

The inability of politicians to think matters through to likely conclusions is evident in the various policies that impact on the housing industry.

Time To Scrap 7.25% Buffer
Posted on 14/05/2019 

ANZ boss Shayne Elliott says it's time for a rethink of APRA's 7.25% home serviceability restriction rate.

Housing Slump Coming To An End
Posted on 14/05/2019 

All signs point to an early bottoming out of the housing markets in the major cities, according to the Financial Review.

Hotspotting Podcast | Episode 92 - Signs of Improvement
Posted on 7/05/2019 

There are multiple reasons to feel optimistic about recovery in big cities.