by 24 Apr 2017
The high cost of housing in Sydney and Melbourne means that even if first home buyers could access their Superannuation to purchase, it is unlikely to sufficiently boost their buying power in order to enter into the market.
by 20 Apr 2017
Housing affordability continues to be a topic dominating headlines in Australia.
by 18 Apr 2017
Based on Building Activity data released by the ABS there were more newly built units completed over the December 2016 quarter than houses, the first time on-record this has occurred.
by 18 Apr 2017
The CoreLogic-Moody's Analytics Australian Home Value Index Forecast provides a quarterly projection of residential home values across the country over the next 10 years.
by 03 Apr 2017
An analysis of the change in dwelling values across each of the capital city housing markets reveals that Sydney is the only city to have recorded higher levels of value growth this decade compared to last.
by 27 Mar 2017
Taking a look at the top and bottom performing council areas for median house price growth over the past two decades shows that Sydney and Melbourne have generally outperformed.
by 06 Mar 2017
Official interest rates are at historic lows and it seems unlikely that they are going to be increasing in the near future. Furthermore, don’t expect interest rates to return to historic average levels due to record high levels of household debt.
by 20 Feb 2017
We take a retrospective look at median dwelling values across the suburbs of Australia to show the deterioration of more affordable housing across the capital cities.
by 13 Feb 2017
Over recent months the average number of days it takes to sell a residential property has been falling, reflecting the overall improvement in housing market conditions.
by 06 Feb 2017
Over the five years to December 2016, the number of suburbs nationally with a median value of at least $1 million has increased by 176%.
by 27 Jan 2017
The CoreLogic Pain & Gain report out today reveals the average profit on resale increases to $262,672 while average loss was $71,529 over September 2016 quarter.
by 19 Dec 2016
We sum up how the housing market performed during 2016.
by 02 Dec 2016
A joint study on Australian housing affordability by Aussie Home Loans and CoreLogic.
by 28 Nov 2016
We look at the regions that have had at least 50 settled sales in both 2015 and 2016.
by 21 Nov 2016
Although values have been increasing for almost 4.5 years, homes continue to sell quite rapidly with a relatively low level of discounting occurring from vendors.
by 14 Nov 2016
Sydney & Melbourne have seen much stronger total returns than other capital cities over recent years. Recent data indicates returns in Hobart & Canberra are closing in on Sydney & Melbourne thanks to higher yields & accelerating capital growth.
by 31 Oct 2016
The number of homes selling for at least $2 million has trended substantially higher over recent years which has largely been driven by the Sydney and Melbourne housing markets.
by 24 Oct 2016
The almost 4.5 year growth phase in capital city home values have driven prices higher and this week we look at the now significant premium for housing in Sydney and to a lesser degree the premium in Melbourne.
by 10 Oct 2016
The popular myth in Australian real estate is that property prices double every seven to ten years. In this week’s Pulse we test this myth, looking at the number of suburbs that have seen median selling prices double over the past decade.
by 04 Oct 2016
Resource towns have typically seen the lowest turnover over the past 12 months while lifestyle markets and new housing areas are seeing relatively higher levels of turnover.