After years of being priced out of the market, Australia’s embattled first homebuyers are finally making a comeback.
Australian Property Investor Magazine
Nearly all of Australia’s 25 largest non-capital city regions recorded double digit annual price growth in the last year, while more than half of them recorded yearly gains of more than 20 per cent.
Investors are rushing to buy Sydney apartments ahead of an anticipated influx of offshore buyers and student tenants, with lockdown restrictions now eased and international flights having resumed.
Banks continue to tweak interest rates to entice customers towards variable rate loans, with Commonwealth Bank hiking its fixed rate interest loans for the third time in six weeks and Westpac slashing rates on variable finance.
Gold Coast apartments are selling at their fastest rate on record, resulting in the most acute shortage of apartments the region has ever experienced.
Investors from outside Western Australia are sharpening their focus on Perth, with affordability, comparatively high rental yields and the potential for capital growth creating a surge in interstate enquiry.
Brisbane’s inner eastern suburb of Woolloongabba has been named Australia’s best location for residential investment as the nation emerges from the pandemic.
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