Annual growth in the value of outstanding mortgages hit a two year low over the June quarter according to analysis of APRA data
The next two to three months are set to give true indication of the strength of the Australian housing market as the rate of price growth across the capital cities continues to cool
Approvals for new residential housing in New South Wales has hit an all-time high, according to official figures
The Federal Opposition has been accused of not respecting the will of the Australian people after calling on the Government to adopt its negative gearing plans
While the residential market has been red hot of late, commercial has been tipped as the next big opportunity for brokers
The Reserve Bank has claimed the Australian housing and mortgage market is becoming “unbalanced” due to investor demand being out of proportion to rental demand
Rising property prices are seeing first home buyers have to scrimp and save for longer, however it has also made them more savvy when they finally do
An ASIC review of low doc home loans has found that lenders have tightened their lending practices following the introduction of responsible lending laws.
The International Monetary Fund’s managing director says that the Reserve Bank can put a ceiling on rising house prices without increasing the official cash rate – by enforcing limits on lending
A building and construction association has saluted a new report targeting housing affordability.