The Reserve Bank of Australia has held official interest rates at a record low 0.25 per cent.
A majority of the economists surveyed by Finder expected variable rates to rise before 2021 without any move by the Reserve Bank of Australia.
The RBA hit back at ABC reporting that exposed how the dire view of the housing market held by some staff clashed with the rosy picture presented in public.
Low interest rates are here to stay according to the Reserve Bank of Australia’s governor Philip Lowe and economists.
The RBA issued a bunch of forecast downgrades and released a new COVID downside scenario that shows a grim possible future.
Australia's official interest rate has been kept at an historic low of 0.25 per cent.
Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe has given the Morrison government the green light to increase debt levels and lock in a budget deficit of more than $200 billi…
The recent appreciation in the Australian dollar is not a problem at this point although a lower exchange rate would help the economy, the country's top central…
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) considered asking private firms to stop telling Australians about slumping property prices, when the early period of coronav…
Australian Property Investor Magazine
COVID-19 has accelerated the digitisation of the property sector, prompting local technology group PropertyMe to move on an international expansion after signing the millionth rental property to its books, while Irish proptech Offr is preparing an Australian launch.
Queensland’s rental market is inching closer to normal, with the state easing its moratorium on evictions while keeping in place several protection mechanisms for tenants affected by the COVID-19 crisis.
Investors remain relatively upbeat despite the COVID-19 crisis, with nearly half of respondents to Australian Property Investor Magazine’s quarterly Buyer Sentiment Survey signalling they still intend to buy.
Lauren Staley from Infolio Property Advisors offers her thoughts on what’s shaping up to be a very different spring market.
Property investors are entitled to numerous tax benefits, however many fail to take full advantage of the depreciation deductions available to them.
The federal government’s $688 million HomeBuilder scheme is being criticised for being ineffectual, particularly for renovations, while at the same time industry groups are calling for it to be extended to ensure it stimulates the housing construction sector as intended.