High household debt, including mortgage debt, can make the economy more vulnerable to disruptions, warns the Bank for International Settlements
Despite the slowdown in the city's real estate market, premium properties are still highly desired and are recording strong sales results
New research has also found that younger borrowers are more likely to opt for interest-only lending than older Aussies
Borrowers are spending less of their income on their mortgages as more first home buyers enter the market nationwide
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.
New research has claimed restricting access to negative gearing for residential property would reduce investment in housing, hinder housing affordability and increase the cost of renting
New research reveals that mortgage arrears have remained stable, thanks to the strong housing market and low interest rates