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Affordability issues pushing investors outwards

As issues surrounding affordability continue to rise, investors are increasingly looking further afield to get into the property market. There's no denying that the cost of housing within the inner-city of Australia's capitals is continuing to rise, particularly in Melbourne and Sydney - and as a result, potential buyers and investors are increasingly looking further [...]

CoreLogic RP Data’s Capital Markets Report 2015

Housing market overview Australia's housing market has broadly been in an upswing since June 2012, with dwelling values across CoreLogic RP Data's combined capital city index having increased by 22.2 per cent through to January 2015.  With the release of CoreLogic RP Data's latest Capital Markets Report for 2015, we take a look at some [...]

Melbourne rents surge to an all-time high

Recent data indicates that Melbourne's rent have surged to an all-time high, with increases for both houses & apartments. The median asking rent for houses increased by 2.5% over the March quarter to $390 per week, according to Domain Group's rental report released on Thursday.  Unit rents also increased by some 1.4% over the quarter [...]