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Where has affordability deteriorated the most in the regions?

Eliza Owen – Corelogic – 2 December 2012 The recently released ANZ CoreLogic Housing Affordability Report showed wide scale declines in housing affordability through the current upswing. At the national level, the ratio of housing values to household incomes reached a new

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Where have monthly value changes fallen the most?

Eliza Owen Corelogic 8 November 2021 Australian property values are seeing a slowdown in the monthly rate of growth. This trend is expected to carry into 2022, as affordability constraints rise, mortgage rates bottom out, and a higher number of

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Housing values 1.5% higher in October as growth trends ease and downside risk builds

Australian housing values rose 1.5% in October, a similar result to August and September However, taking the monthly change out another decimal point shows the market is continuing to slowly lose momentum since moving through a peak monthly rate of

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New listings continue to rise!

New listings continue to rise, but are they in the areas where you want to buy? Eliza Owen from Corelogic 20 October 2021 As lockdown restrictions ease across Sydney, Melbourne and the ACT, the spring selling season has started in earnest,

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Housing turnover reaches the highest level in nearly 12 years

I often hear property buyers lamenting the shortage of stock in the current market.  My impression was quite different.  I thought the market was well stocked.  High demand created by low interest rates was causing properties to be sold in

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Auctions Still The Way To Go

I wrote this article in April 2019.  What a difference two and a half years make.  Here we are in October 2021 in the middle of the biggest boom I have witnessed in 32-years of real estate.  Still my advice

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Another Thing We Do

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Things we do for our clients

Cost Of Owning An Investment Property?

For every dollar of rent collected an investor should assume that around 30% of that income should be set aside for running the property. Considering a typical 2-bedroom unit, which might lease in the local area for say $650 PW

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Are You Inside The Tent

Many people misunderstand what it is a real estate agent does. Most people would say agents sell real estate. Unless they happens to be the Vendor, agents are not selling real estate for a living.  If that was the case, that would make the person a real estate

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2017 Property Market Predictions

Dr Andrew Wilson Chief Economist for Domain writes: What’s around the corner in 2017 for your city? With the festive season fast approaching, making a move might find its way onto your list of New Year’s resolutions. 2017 could be

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