Category Archives: Market Updates

APRA has changed lending! – What you need to know…

The most significant changes to lending in the last 20 years! Updated: The lending landscape has changed dramatically over the past few months thanks to the country’s banking regulator APRA. In December last year, the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority [APRA] announced its specific areas of concern, alerting the industry to its increased...
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Property & Finance Update – Autumn 2015

Property still a firm favourite… Following a strong run in many locations in 20141, sound investment fundamentals and low interest rates continue to make well-selected property an attractive investment selection in 2015. A record number of investors hit the real estate market last year, creating a buying and selling frenzy across many parts of the country. According...
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Economic Wrap – Autumn 2014

Property & Finance Update It’s looking positive for the mortgage market in 2014. Mortgage enquiries reached four-year highs in the fourth quarter of 2013 and they are forecast to continue rising in the near term, according to Veda Insights [1]. All states saw year-on-year growth in terms of volume of...
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Adelaide Property Market Update

Residential Property – What’s in store for 2014… While 2013 saw rates hit an all-time low and the construction sector struggle, 2014 is looking positive with residential property recovering albeit as the rate easing cycle seems to be coming to an end. According to predictions from the Housing Industry Association...
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Adelaide Property Market Update – July 2013

Residential Property Market Update With the 2012/13 financial year over lets take a look at where things are at with the residential property market in Australia and more specifically Adelaide. Homebuyer confidence and investor demand are both actually on the rise. Sure we’ve seen benchmark interest rates fall to their lowest level...
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