Banks, private equity and high-street names like John Lewis are piling in to the sector, but will the poor be priced out?
From living in cars to existing in tents, it seems Australian families are being pushed to the brink as rural and regional rental markets skyrocket.
The Reserve Bank has left its key interest rates unchanged but has warned it is keeping an eye on the housing market.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has released data showing the total value of Australia’s dwelling stock as at the September quarter of 2020.
Consumer confidence has surged for the fourth consecutive month to reach its highest level since October 2010.
The Andrews government is pouring $6 billion into housing initiatives and planning changes it hopes will help more Victorians into secure homes.
Australia's dollar had a tough year in 2018 and is still a popular currency to bet against, but JPMorgan Asset Management sees potential for the beaten-down Aus…
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has held official interest rates at 1.5 per cent for the 27th consecutive meeting despite continuing signs the economy is st…
HSBC says a the Aussie dollar will fall again in 2019, given a deterioration in the domestic economy.
Australian Property Investor Magazine
Rents across Australia took off in the last quarter but, strangely, rental yields actually fell.
When trying to grasp the many variables that will shape the property market in 2022, prospective investors are contending with a range of conflicting influences.
As the United Kingdom and United States experience a boom in foreign property investment, buyers from Asia and elsewhere are increasingly shying away from Australia.
Coastal and lifestyle suburbs, including luxury apartments, are showing no signs of easing up, according to developers and buyers’ agents.
Builders are turning to alternative construction materials to alleviate the massive carbon footprint being left by traditional structural constituents.
Westpac has become the first major bank this year to increase its fixed rates for owner occupiers and investors.
Join Steve Douglas as he discusses:
- Global financial markets, issues & influence on our daily lives;
- Australian property markets, driving factors and has it peaked?
- International markets review & forecast;
- Australian Dollar review & prediction;
- Interest rates…
Join Steve Douglas, Executive Chair and Julie Kelley, Sales & Marketing Manager as they answer your burning questions during the 'Australian Residency and Tax Changes & Implications To Expats' webinar.
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Hidden away in the back of the Australian Budget and unmentioned in the Treasurers speech, was a simple statement confirming that:
“The Government will replace the individual tax residency rules with a new framework that is easy to understand, provides certainty and reduces compl…
We trust this seminar gives you a clearer understanding of the Australian Budget Announcements including:
• How Covid19 has impacted the Australian Government’s federal finances
• Measures the Government intends to undertake to reinvigorate the Australian economy
• Latest taxatio…
Australian property prices look to be on a rocketing path, with first home buyers, low-interest rates and FOMO (fear of missing out) fueling the demand for the start of 2021.
However, with stimulus packages coming to an end, and international borders remaining closed, can this ex…
For anyone considering Australia as a future place of residence planning your taxation affairs is a critical element of the migration process.
The Australian taxation system is extremely complex and taxes residents worldwide income.
Thankfully, legal and sensible tax …