The percentage of loans written by the major banks fell slightly last quarter, according to the latest APRA statistics.
As calls to abolish stamp duty grow stronger in the industry, economists are pushing for a shift to land taxes to cover the shortfall
The RBA has kept the official cash rate on hold, but highlighted ongoing concerns surrounding the high Australian dollar.
While house prices continue to rise in some parts of the country, affordability levels improved in the September quarter, with only a few exceptions
Reports that banks are relaxing lending standards are entirely false, and there's evidence standards are actually tightening, says one Sydney broker.
The Australian property market is at serious risk of “price overshooting”, according to the latest International Monetary Fund report.