Are you thinking of investing in real estate? Here are common mistakes every beginner investor should avoid Investing in real estate is one of the most popular ways to build wealth among Aussies. As a testament to this belief, the latest data from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) revealed that there are more than 2 […]
Economists are widely predicting a back-to-back 50-basis point cash rate lift in July, with two of the big four banks agreeing. Barclays’ Shreya Sodhani and Rahul Bajoria are predicting another 50-bp hike in July, followed by 40 bps in August, which will take the cash rate to 1.75 per cent. In a note issued following […]
An ever-changing regulatory environment is creating not only economic turmoil, but an opportunity for sophisticated investors who engage with a mortgage broker, an industry expert has explained.
The total worth of the nation’s residential dwellings rose by $221.2 billion in the March 2022 quarter, bringing the value of Australian real estate to a new high, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). This puts the value of Australian residential property at $10.2 trillion, surpassing the $10 trillion mark for the first […]
Pre-COVID-19, house prices across Australia’s major capital cities were already expected to enter a cyclical upswing in 2020 – so did the pandemic change things for the better?
Affordability has become a key issue in the Australian property market as housing and unit prices continue to record consistent growth. Both metropolitan Australia, particularly Sydney and Melbourne, and regional Australia have experienced considerable growth over the past two years, leaving many Australians searching for affordable alternatives. PRD’s chief economist Dr Diaswati Madiarsmo joined SPI editor Grace Ormsby on a recent episode […]