Australia's employment is strong, but not to the Kiwi level, and set to be held back further by extended lockdowns, meaning different interest rate outlooks.
Australia’s economic downturn appears to be going from bad to worse as virus lockdowns in the nation’s biggest states become broader.
The Westpac-Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment fell by 4.4 per cent in August to an 11-month low.
The rental property affordability crisis is hurting the people we’re relying on the most.
Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe will have another opportunity to explain the central bank’s policy intentions during a speech on the labour market.
Essential workers are being pushed to the edge of the city fringes due to a lack of affordable housing, a new report has found.
Construction company Pindan group has gone into external administration, potentially leaving hundreds of subcontractors thousands of dollars out of pocket.
With the economic recovery continuing to unfold, firms are looking to ramp up their investment, and with it, they are looking for more staff.
A leading economic think tank says Australia’s migration program needs imminent overhaul to better attract skilled migrants
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Boutique lender Greater Bank has set a record low for a fixed rate loan, signaling rising competition for lenders around short-term fixed rates.
Property investors expect values to keep rising and have their eyes firmly on the Sunshine State, but fewer intend to buy in the next 12 months than at the same time last year, a new survey has revealed.
Australia’s red hot markets mean due diligence is more important than ever for investors - here are some expert insights on how to make sure you don't pay too much as property sales and price growth go into overdrive.
Home values in Australia's most in-demand country towns are surging strongly as the COVID-led exodus from capital cities continues, with the nation’s top five growth areas for regional migration located within a three-hour drive of Melbourne.
Just because June 30 has been and gone, property investors don’t need to wait another financial year to get a tax depreciation schedule - even if a schedule is ordered after the end of a financial year, depreciation can still be back-claimed.
Melbourne investors are being urged to look at returning to CBD apartments with the Victorian capital recently acquiring the unique status of having outer suburban units outpricing their inner city counterparts.
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