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Detached Home Approvals Smash Another Record in March
Residential
Wednesday May 5 2021

Detached Home Approvals Smash Another Record in March

Australia’s market for detached home construction has broken another record.

Housing. Boom or Broken?
Residential
Monday May 3 2021

Housing. Boom or Broken?

What if now prices only go down?

COVID Has Reshaped Aussie Housing Preferences
Residential
Monday April 19 2021

COVID Has Reshaped Aussie Housing Preferences

Home buyers throughout Australia are demanding more space for home studies or work areas, increasingly prefer detached homes over apartments and are more willing to consider...

Can We End Homelessness Forever?
Commercial
Thursday April 15 2021

Can We End Homelessness Forever?

This glimpse of the future was crafted by Francine Pavkovic and Josie FitzGerald

HomeBuilder Boom Drives Construction Trade and Material Shortage
Residential
Thursday March 25 2021

HomeBuilder Boom Drives Construction Trade and Material Shortage

Almost eight in ten builders are experiencing delays and cost blowouts as the boom in detached home construction is leading to shortages in materials and trades,...

Australia’s Detached Home Construction Boom Will Last Into 2021/22
Business
Tuesday March 23 2021

Australia’s Detached Home Construction Boom Will Last Into 2021/22

The boom in Australia’s detached home construction industry will last into 2021/22, the latest forecast suggests.

Reserve Barking up the Wrong Tree on Urban Planning
Zoning
Thursday March 11 2021

Reserve Barking up the Wrong Tree on Urban Planning

In August 2020, the RBA’s Keaton Jenner and Peter Tulip released research claiming town planning regulation was at least one of the culprits behind obscenely high...

Why are Housing Prices Rising so Rapidly?
Zoning
Thursday March 4 2021

Why are Housing Prices Rising so Rapidly?

These issues are always complex and it is easy for decision makers to be distracted by furphies.

Infrastructure
18 May, 2020
Shower a 'sanctuary' from virus: Syd study

Sydneysiders are using enough water to fill 155 Olympic-sized swimming pools each day as they spend more time at home.

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Residential
18 Dec, 2019
Owner-occupier loans outstrip investors

Mortgage lending expanded in October, according to Australian Bureau of Statistics numbers indicating activity by owner-occupiers continued to outpace that of investors.

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30 Sep, 2019
Property lending softens again: RBA

The pace of lending to property buyers grew only slightly in August, below the rate in July, according to statistics from the central bank that have...

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Residential
25 Jul, 2019
Sydney house price fall is slowing: Domain

Sydney's embattled property market may finally be bouncing back after consecutive rate cuts and better lending conditions eased buyer tensions, according to a leading property economist.

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Residential
11 Jul, 2019
Rental prices for Sydney units fall 5%

Rental prices on Sydney units have fallen by almost 5.0 per cent over the year on an influx of new supply but remain "significantly" higher than...

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Residential
13 May, 2019
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.

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Residential
13 May, 2019
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,...

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Residential
7 May, 2019
March House Approvals at Five Year Low

“March building approvals marked the weakest month for detached house approvals since 2013,” said HIA’s Senior Economist Geordan Murray.

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Residential
8 Apr, 2019
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.

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