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Residential housing values top $10.2tn

The value of Australia’s 11 million residential homes has topped $10.2 trillion for the first time.

Owner-occupier lending continues to grow: ABS

New home loan activity contributed to an uptick in mortgage growth in October, new ABS data has found, as refinancing continued to fall.

Building approvals bounce back in October: ABS

The number of dwellings approved ticked up for the month, however, economists still note that approvals are sitting at low levels.

November property prices hit record highs

National home prices have reached new heights for the month despite rising interest rates and an easing in price growth.

NSW government announces plans to fast-track low to mid-rise housing

The Minns government has announced plans to tackle housing supply issues by fast-tracking the creation of new homes.

Arrears plateaued in 3Q23: S&P

The majority of borrowers have remained resilient in the wake of rising interest rates, the credit ratings reporter has found.

End of November set for second busiest auction week of 2023

With 3,084 homes going under the hammer, Australia’s combined capitals are gearing up for their second busiest auction week of the year.

Home Value Index reaches record high

Australian dwelling values have surpassed their previous peak, registering a new record high in November, according to CoreLogic.

REIQ questions Qld government’s FHB grant boost

The association has expressed its doubts over the state government’s move to double the First Home Owners Grant.

New home sales down after September spike: HIA

The association’s latest report into new home sales has revealed a fall in October following a surge the previous month.


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