The recent boom in unit construction has seen record-high levels of unit approvals and construction culminating in a substantial volume of new unit stock, much of which will settle over the next 24 months.
Based on the CoreLogic May monthly rental review released today, while rents increased slightly by 0.1% in April, overall, capital city rental rates edged lower, falling 0.2% over the past 12 months.
The CoreLogic April Home Value Index results out today show the trend for capital gains has dropped from the peaks of 2015 with dwelling values continuing to track higher across each of the capital cities over the first four months of this year.
While combined capital city home values have increased by 6.4% over the past 12 months, analysing the rate of capital gains across different valuation brackets reveals there is some differences in the rate of dwelling value appreciation.
The latest CoreLogic-TEG Rewards Consumer Housing Market Sentiment Survey shows two thirds of Australians now think the housing market is vulnerable to a sustainable downturn
Last week the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released its annual regional population growth figures for the 2014-15 financial year. As far as capital city regions go the data showed that population growth in Melbourne is booming.
For real estate, it’s the word that asks the question: in these digital days, do a property seller and a buyer really need an agent to connect and mediate the selling of a property?
Each quarter the Reserve Bank (RBA) releases its selected ratios of household finances. The latest data for December 2015 shows the ratio of household and housing debt to disposable income has continued to climb.
The battle of the sexes has never been more relevant in real estate. While men and women are fairly equally represented in the industry according to the ABS a closer look at job roles shows the numbers skewing,