LMI players have been criticised recently for the lack of competition within this market – but QBE believes the future of LMI could be threatened unless the government takes one important step
Recent housing data points to a tentative recovery for the new home building industry
The Housing Industry Association has joined the FBAA in criticising the high cost to consumers and lack of competition within the LMI market
The Housing Industry Association believes fears over first home buyers being squeezed out by investors are unfounded, but one economist debunks this as 'propaganda'
RBA opted to keep the official cash rate at a record-low 2.5% for the eighth consecutive month – but many commentators believe low rates will not last
The Housing Industry Association has lamented a drop in housing affordability – but one economist has said the data is skewed