The majority of borrowers would struggle with even very minor rate rises with new research revealing real risk in the market
The surge in capital city property prices may be driven by the attitudes of more affluent residents to inner city development
More data reveals that the reign of property investment may be on the way out, as more and more property investors are switching to ‘sell’ mode.
As the property market still boils away in Sydney and Melbourne, Aussie property buyers should look to Queensland which has been rated as an “extreme buyer’s market”.
The housing market may be passed its peak as homes are taking longer to sell and vendors are discounting prices
Investors in the property market are forgoing rental income while they chase capital gains, but recent data suggests capital gains are also getting smaller
One economist is downplaying the hype surrounding investor demand pushing first home buyers out of the property market, saying he does not regard investor demand as “massively excessive”
September saw Melbourne break a new record with auction numbers up 15% in the city and 3% in the middle and outer suburbs compared to this time last year