Buyers undeterred by lockdowns, but new listings are down

It’s still very much a seller’s market, according to REA

Housing supply still not meeting demand

Buyers and renters continue to face limited choice

Winter fails to cool the housing market

Sales remain steady and are 60% higher than in 2020 and 2019

More Australians seeking energy-efficient homes

Most listings, however, don’t disclose energy ratings

New national listings fell in April

Still the second-highest number of monthly new listings since late 2019

Property sales volumes up dramatically: REA Group

Sales volumes are 1/3 higher over the first 11 weeks of 2021 compared to the same time period last year