APRA Looks to Ease Home Landing Restrictions
Australians wishing to borrow to finance home purchases may soon find financing easier under a loosening of restrictions being proposed by the banking regulator.
First Home Buyers to get Aid with Deposit
First home buyers will get government support with their 20 per cent house deposit whoever wins the federal election on May 18.
Election a Wildcard for Housing Market
The outcome of the federal election could be a wildcard for the housing market amid signs the worst of the downturn in prices may be over,...
House Price Fall Continues to Slow
The decline in house and apartment prices throughout Australia is continuing to ease, the latest data suggests.
Housing Shortage Forcing Women to Return to Violent Partners
A lack of affordable housing could mean that women who suffer from family violence may return to their violent partners, a new report has found.
First Home Buyers Bigger Share of Market
Australians buying their first home are making up a bigger share of all people purchasing properties throughout the nation.
House Price Falls Slow Down
The pace of decline in new home values throughout Australia has eased, the latest data shows.
Negative Gearing Change in Jan Under Labor
Federal Labor would introduce its changes to negative gearing and capital gains tax by January 1 next year if the party wins the May election.
Larger Land Suburbs Buck Housing Downturn Trend
Suburbs with larger land sizes are bucking the trend in terms of the housing market decline, the latest analysis has found.