Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.
- Mortgage financing declines across the board
The mortgage market started 2018 with declines across the board, latest figures from the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) revealed, as the number of owner-occupier finance commitments for January decreased by 0.7%, striking its fourth consecutive month of decline. Excluding refinancing figures…
- Can anything solve Australia's affordability crisis?
To explain this model, North mapped home prices relative to several factors including income growth, population growth, migration rate, building approvals, cash rate, and lending, explaining that more significant correlations were seen in the relation of house prices to interest rates and overall lending.
- Labor's proposed tax reform only adds to complexity
Without a proper overhaul, in an era of stagnant wage growth and elevated house prices, that only fuels resentment. Alas, it seems the extra $5.6bn … Another couple living in an $800,000 home, with a mortgage, earning $100,000 a year combined income will be classed as ”high income”. Being in the…
- Why Noosa’s prestige property market has hit a hot streak
When a $22 million Sunshine Beach trophy home was snapped up by a mystery buyer last month, it didnt just set a new record for the Sunshine Coast it absolutely smashed it….
- Data reveals yet another drop in mortgages
Figures released yesterday show lending for housing continues to decline across the board
- What is Airbnb Plus and how can you get your property listed on it?
In official language, Airbnb describes its latest innovation, Airbnb Plus, as a new tier of homes on Airbnb that have been verified for quality and comfort. But what does that mean exactly?…