Category Archives: Banking

Some of the highest concentrations of property investors with negatively geared investment properties are in Labor-held electorates

  Flawed methodology. Bill Shorten said this yesterday and while I totally understand his honourable view, there are many other ways to go about helping first home buyers. What first home buyers want though is a good investment on top … Continue reading

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RBA reveals: Is the cash rate staying on hold? The fall in the official unemployment rate to 5 per cent helped by above-trend economic growth is good news. But the slide in home prices in Sydney and Melbourne risks accelerating as banks tighten lending standards which in turn threatens consumer spending and wider economic growth and inflation and wages growth remain low. Against this backdrop, it remains appropriate for the RBA to leave rates on hold.

The Reserve Bank has today announced if it will keep Australia’s official cash rate at record lows for another month.  As widely predicted, the RBA has today left the official cash rate on hold at 1.5 per cent. Australia’s top … Continue reading

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Why it’s better to hold than sell in your investment property article 31-10-2018

Did you know that there have only ever been three times in our history as a nation when Australian property prices suffered significant falls? They are shown in these graphs: Each of these price falls was precipitated by an economic … Continue reading

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Price Correction: Why, How Much, And How Long?

Overall, Australia had its first annual real estate price decline since 2012. How far will it go? First, why did this happen? There are multiple factors which worked together to cause the fall. It has been argued that property prices, … Continue reading

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Brisbane, 98%

In previous instances when value growth has slowed or started to fall in Sydney and Melbourne the experience has often been that value growth has ramped-up in other capital cities.  This makes sense given that as affordability deteriorates in certain … Continue reading

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BIS suggests Brisbane is expected to see the greatest upside to house prices over the next few years due to Queensland’s net interstate migration increasing.

The slowdown in house price growth that emerged through 2017/18 is expected to continue into the 2019 financial year, according to leading industry analyst and economic forecaster, BIS Oxford Economics. BIS believes house prices in Melbourne will tread water through … Continue reading

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‘Broke’ agents leaving Purplebricks in droves

“Broke” real estate agents are quitting British disrupter Purplebricks in droves as the fixed-fee agency’s low-margin, high-turnover business struggles to achieve enough sales amid a slowing Australian housing market. Research by The Australian Financial Review found at least 27 agents had … Continue reading

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