CoreLogic's Leading Economists, Frank Nothaft and Tim Lawless Discuss Current USA and Australian Market Conditions
The busiest suburbs for auctions this week are all in Victoria. Reservoir tops the list with 20 homes scheduled for auction, followed closely by Balwyn North (17), Bentleigh East (15) and Cheltenham (13).
Anyone directly or indirectly associated with housing finance has likely felt the pinch of heightened regulation and tighter credit policies. Mortgage brokers and lenders are the first industry participants that come to mind, however the slowdown in lending activity has broader implications for a wide range...
The latest CoreLogic home value index results show the slowdown in the national market has become more broadly based with regional dwelling value growth continuing to slow. In this week’s Pulse we look at how values have changed over the past 12 months outside of the capital cities.
This week saw auction volumes increase across the combined capital cities, with 1,907 homes taken to market returning a preliminary clearance rate of 59.1 per cent.
While there has been a lot of adjustments to mortgage rates over recent years, the big difference with the latest announcement is that the higher mortgage rates are going to affect owner occupiers.
The latest CoreLogic home value index results show the slowdown in the national market has become more broadly based with the majority of capital city regions recording a fall in dwelling values. In this week’s Pulse we look at how value changes have tracked over the quarter and year across capital city SA4...
The first weekend of Spring saw a total of 1,752 capital city auctions, a decrease on last week’s 1,915 auctions held and lower than over the same week last year when 2,074 homes went to auction.
National dwelling values were down for the eleventh consecutive month suggesting spring selling conditions may deliver a challenge amidst rising advertised stock levels, tight credit and indications that mortgage rates are tracking higher.
The latest private sector credit data from the Reserve Bank (RBA) confirms that the sagging demand for credit by investors continued in July 2018.
Australia’s construction industry enjoyed an improved performance in July, with the pipeline of new projects currently sitting above the five year average, a healthy quarterly trend of new projects moving into construction, and the estimated construction value of active projects up 19% year on year according...