Owner Occupiers on the Rise in National Apartment Market
In the most comprehensive national survey in Australia, property consultants Urbis tracked over 120,000 brand new and off the plan selling apartments across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane,...
Negative Gearing Reforms Can Save $1.7 billion
Reforming negative gearing can save the Australian Government more than $1.7 billion each year without hurting ‘mum and dad’ investors, AHURI research released today finds.
Stop Treating Housing Investors like Lepers
It's incredibly frustrating to see the hard time housing is being given in Australia.
CBA Lifts Interest Rates on Investor Home Loans
Commonwealth Bank is raising its standard variable rates for investor mortgages by 0.07 per cent following earlier raises to its fixed rate products.
NAB and Westpac Raise Investor Mortgage Rates
National Australia Bank and Westpac have raised interest rates on certain types of mortgages as Australia's biggest lenders seek to offset some of the pressure on...
How Do Quantity Surveyors Assist Investors During Tax Time?
As tax time approaches, property investors generally prepare all of their receipts and documents ready to either lodge their tax return online or visit their accountant.
World’s Largest Real Estate Firms Unveiled
Two Australian firms have made the cut for inclusion in a ranking of the world’s top 100 real-estate firms according to their total value of assets.
Investors Favor Ethical Investing
Investors are increasingly lining up their money with their morals, with ethical investments growing by almost a quarter over the past year.
Rent Growing at the Slowest Rate in over a Decade
Housing rents grew at their slowest pace in over a decade over the past year, pushing rental yields down as prices continued surging.
Accused Qld Property Scammer Granted Bail
The former director of a company that was allegedly part of a scam to swindle millions of dollars from property investors has been granted bail in...
Sydney Home Values Ease on Fewer Investors
Sydney's annual house price growth has slowed and the growth in its apartment values are at a 15-month low, while Melbourne's median house price exceeds $900,000...