Cameron Kusher news

  • Budget Night: What's going to happen to negative gearing? by Calida Smylie

    Real estate associations and economists sit on different sides of the fence on the rumours the government will reform Australia’s negative gearing rules in the 2014 Budget

  • Owner-occupied and investor finance boosted in February by Calida Smylie

    ABS says investor finance commitments have surged to a new high – but one analyst believes the winds of investor dominance are about to change

  • Lending finance jumps by nearly a third by AB

    The ABS released lending finance data for January which showed the total value of lending finance jumped by nearly a third in a year

  • High risk LVR lending remains high by Calida Smylie

    More than one third of all loans at the end of last year had a loan to value ratio of greater than 80%, the latest APRA data shows – but does Australia need to follow in NZ's footsteps and reduce lending to risky mortgagees?

  • New APRA data beats mortgage records by AB

    APRA has released new data which shows the prevalence of investors and subsequently interest-only mortgages within the market is rising at record levels.

  • ​What’s ahead for housing? by External

    As the year draws to a close, RP Data’s Cameron Kusher takes a look at where the housing market stands and where it’s heading