Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership April 15, 2019

Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.

  • Neobank partners with leading aggregator
    Digital bank’s home loan products soon to be distributed by network of more than 1,200 brokers
  • Fixed rates falling as predicted
    Smaller lenders move to stay competitive following last week’s rate cuts at two majors
  • Rents up in almost every regional town across the eastern seaboard: Domain data
    Capital city rents may be in the doldrums, but their regional counterparts across the eastern seaboard are going gangbusters.
    Almost every regional area in NSW, Victoria and Queensland recorded rental increases in the past year despite their respective capital cities remaining flat.
    Affordability, tree-changers and government investment were the main drivers for the uptick in rents in different regional areas, according to Domains senior re…
  • Auction numbers down but clearance rates steady in Melbourne‚Äôs pre-Easter weekend
    Public holidays and a slowing market were the kryptonite of Melbournes usually super Saturday auction numbers the weekend before Easter.
    Experts are predicting a tough April and May at auction with a number of public holidays including Easter and Anzac Day over the next two weekends and the federal election on May 18 affecting the available weekends.
    Just 750 auctions were scheduled in Melbourne on Saturday. This…
  • No recession under us: Morrison
    … reminded by Sky News host David Speers that Treasury had previously said it did not say that Labor’s proposed policies “will” reduce house prices,…