The annual report by Australia’s Foreign Investment Review Board shows a significant drop in foreign applications to invest in Australian property.
Investors are snapping up commercial properties in Australia with the rare support of Hong Kong buyers.
Plummeting relations between Canberra and Beijing is turning off Chinese interest in the Australian property market, new research shows.
After a tumultuous year in markets, cashed-up Chinese investors with nowhere to go are tipped to make a big return to Australian real estate.
The Australian Dollar looks set to extend its push to fresh yearly highs in the coming week, buoyed by robust economic data and a return to normalcy.
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The fraying relations between Beijing and Canberra are likely to worsen the Australian real estate market that relies on Chinese money for its recent vigour.
China's waning interest in Australian property coincides with a move by Canberra to push for an investigation into the origins of the novel coronavirus.
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While metropolitan property markets report a going-out of the tide on property values, investment prospects still lap the shores of Queensland’s Sunshine Coast.
Australia’s largest building company, Metricon, has denied reports that it is facing insolvency or at risk of joining a long line of major builders to go into liquidation.
Known more for its tropical lifestyle, crocodiles and zany NT News headlines revolving around aliens and nudity, Darwin’s appeal as serious property investment location is no laughing matter.
Regional properties around Australia continue to outperform the city markets, with price gains delivering profits to investors but exacerbating a rental and first-home buyer crisis.
Both major parties have made major policy announcements around housing and affordability but neither has addressed what most industry experts regard as the biggest issue of all.
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