Australia’s inflation rate stays at 3.4%: What it means for borrowers and savers

Annual inflation for January remained steady at 3.4%, signalling stability since November 2021 and a trend towards the RBA’s target band.

PropTrack reveals record-breaking listings in Sydney and Melbourne for January 2024

The new year sees a surge in property market activity, surpassing last year’s listings, according to the PropTrack report.

Mortgage stress saw a consecutive decrease across Australia despite high interest rates

Australia’s interest rates are currently at an eye-watering 4.35%, but levels of mortgage stress eased throughout November.

Lending rises for owner-occupiers, investors, and refinancing also lifts in November 2023

The number of new owner-occupier loan commitments rose 7.3% in the year to November 2023.

First interest rate cuts expected close to the end of 2024 and where the property hotspots will appear

All eyes will be on the RBA governor during 2024 as mortgage holders across Australia eagerly anticipate the start of the rate cutting cycle.

2024 will likely be a better year for Australia’s commercial real estate, but industry must adapt or risk failing

Challenges persist in the office sector, but pockets of strength noted, especially in premium, centrally located offices.

Australia’s best performing markets: Housing defies 2023 headwinds, but bumpy 2024 expected

Perth’s housing market stole the show, taking eight out of 10 spots for the nation’s strongest growth in value.

Inflation and why the current monetary policy doesn’t work

Interest rates are broadly expected to remain stable, with cuts only coming later in 2024.

Western Australian property market predictions for 2024: Experts forecast continued strength for Perth housing market

Experts forecast some 8% growth in property prices over 2024.

Australian property predictions for 2024: Upgrade buyer impact, rental market resilience, and price growth insights

While home prices are expected to continue rising in 2024, the pace of growth is predicted to slow significantly.

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Expert tips on how to be a successful property investor

Property expert and buyer's agent, Lloyd Edge, shares his insights.

Australian commercial property update: Industrial and tourism assets lead the pack in trying times

Commercial assets have faced volatility recently, driven by financing changes and demand fluctuations from institutions and funds.

WA has emerged as a property investment hub, and why that's a good thing

Eastern investors chase Perth's affordability, doubling the distance between home and investment in 2023, reveals MCG research.