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Brisbane solidifies status as fastest growing city

Brisbane solidifies status as fastest growing city

Brisbane has cemented its place as the fastest growing capital city market throughout Australia, leading the nation in terms of dwelling price growth, ahead of all other capitals, but even more so in the housing market compared to the unit market.

Top of her game – Perth broker lands top 25 mortgage broker of the year

Top of her game – Perth broker lands top 25 mortgage broker of the year

SPECIALIST MORTGAGE finance director Helen Avis has been recognised in this year’s MPA Top 100 list, as one of the Top Mortgage brokers writing the highest value of loans in FY21; further adding to a long history of achievements and awards in the Australian finance industry.

Bigger is better for Queensland apartments

Bigger is better for Queensland apartments

Queensland’s influx of interstate residents is influencing dwelling design, with owner-occupiers and investors gravitating towards larger and more luxurious apartments.

Price growth trends diverging across markets

Price growth trends diverging across markets

Australian house prices notched up their 14th consecutive month of gains in November, with the annual rise adding more than $126,000 to the median value of homes across the nation.

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