Category Archives: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

Housing supply has picked up slightly, but with prices rising and demand outweighing supply, there’s no wonder that almost 1 in 2 Aussies don’t think there’s enough choice available

House prices may be on the increase, but that has not quenched the desire of first home buyers to get into the property market. According to ME’s fourth Quarterly Property Sentiment Report first homebuyers’ hopes of breaking into the market … Continue reading

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Pain and gain Jan 2020

Almost nine in ten (87.4 per cent) property resales over the September 2019 quarter sold for more than their previous price, delivering a gross profit of $18.7 billion for resellers across Australia.  The findings come from the latest CoreLogic Pain … Continue reading

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Dwelling Home Values December 2019

Dwelling values rose by 1.1% over the month of December and by 4.0% over the quarter to finish out 2019 on a positive note according to the CoreLogic national home value index. This result represents the fastest rate of national dwelling … Continue reading

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What’s changing in 2020? This is what you need to know about new laws from New Year’s Day.

First home buyers will receive a boost.(Unsplash: Tierra Mallorca) The beginning of a new decade is bringing with it a host of changes. New Year’s Day brings some good news for first home buyers, working parents and pensioners buying medications. … Continue reading

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The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has left the official interest rate at 0.75 per cent in its final interest rate decision of the year, after a blockbuster month for property and a looming Christmas spending period

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has left the official interest rate at 0.75 per cent in its final interest rate decision of the year, after a blockbuster month for property and a looming Christmas spending period. RBA governor Philip … Continue reading

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Now is the time to stand together, and fight against these damaging and disingenuous reforms, which will negatively impact both landlords and tenants

” The REIQ and LJ Gilland Real Estate  strongly opposes the proposed reforms which are a slap in the face to every day ‘mum and dad’ property owners who provide the majority of housing to Queensland’s renters.” To all . … Continue reading

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What do these reforms mean for Tenants?

  What do these reforms mean for Tenants?   How does it impact me?   Lack of suitable housing More than half of Queensland’s local government areas are experiencing tight rental conditions, meaning it’s already difficult for renters to find … Continue reading

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Leveraging data is a key aspect of appealing to investor customers.

While investor demand has dropped by historical standards, green shoots are starting to appear as market conditions improve and investment lending restrictions ease. Looking back at the past 12 months, it’s a tale of two halves for investors. On one … Continue reading

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Housing affordability improves while rental affordability declines: report & analysis of new data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics has found that a slowdown in housing approvals is being felt in the economy at large.

Queensland Housing affordability in Queensland improved with the proportion of income required to meet loan repayments decreasing to 27.5%, a decrease of 0.6% over the quarter but remaining steady compared to the same quarter last year.  Over the March quarter, … Continue reading

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How savvy investors can cash in on suburban zoning changes

The greatest argument in city planning is about density. Most state governments want to contain city growth within the existing urban footprint. The alternative is urban sprawl, which is impractical and costly, because there’s no infrastructure in greenfield areas. To … Continue reading

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