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Cash rate peak may hit 5.1%: Economist

Interest rate hikes may continue to rise in the later half of the year, an economist has said.

Home prices continue to break milestones: Domain

New data released by Domain has revealed a new record for house and unit prices across the combined capitals.

SA tops HIA Housing Scorecard

South Australia is “one of the few markets” providing affordable housing to first home buyers, according to the association

Migration levels affecting rents, not house prices: CoreLogic

High net overseas migration levels have been affecting rental markets rather than home values, according to the property ...

March CPI overshoots RBA and lender expectations

The latest quarterly CPI data has printed above lender predictions.

Should the government subsidise LMI?

A real estate expert has outlined why the government should consider subsidising LMI.

How does housing impact standard of life?

A new report has made it clear just how much housing can be tied to mental health.

Annual inflation eases for fifth consecutive quarter: ABS

Annual inflation has continued to fall from its peak, the latest ABS data has revealed.

Labor launches Help to Buy public consultation

The federal government has opened public consultation to help Australians understand how the Help to Buy scheme can assist ...

High population density hampering unit value growth: CoreLogic

Areas with high population density have been found to dampen value growth in units, CoreLogic’s research director has said

Qld nabs top spot for home loan financing: CBA

Home loan financing was the strongest in Queensland, according to the major bank’s latest research.

Industry bodies call for greater HAFF funding

Industry associations have jointly urged the government to double its funding for the HAFF Bill in the upcoming budget.

Auswide Bank announces commencement of new CEO

The non-major bank has announced Doug Snell has begun his new role.

PropTrack reveals Australia’s ‘affordability havens’

A new PropTrack report has unveiled states with the most affordable housing.

Thinktank closes its first 2024 RMBS

The lender has successfully closed its first residential mortgage-backed securities issue for 2024.

Open banking an opportunity to review lending laws: Sam White

Sam White, the executive chairman of LMG, has suggested that responsible lending laws should be streamlined as open ...

FHB activity ‘likely to weaken’: ANZ/CoreLogic

First home buyer activity could dampen as the year progresses amid worsening mortgage serviceability, ANZ and CoreLogic’s ...

ORDE Financial launches new product line

Customers can now borrow up to $5 million with the non-bank lender, following the launch of its Prestige Loan product.

Macquarie to pay $10m penalty for ineffective controls

The bank will have to pay a $10 million penalty for failing to have effective controls to prevent and detect unauthorised fee ...

Is Help to Buy just ‘shuffling deck chairs as the Titanic sinks’?

It has been recommended that the government’s Help to Buy Scheme bill passes, but dissenters argue the policy is akin to ...

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