Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership April 18, 2019

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

  • How this building went from electrical substation to sleek urban bolthole
    This historical electrical substation may have been transformed into a sleek urban bolthole but it still plays a role in illuminating the surrounding streets, just as it did when it was first constructed.
    The brown brick building, located in a character-filled lane crammed with old factories and terrace houses in Darlinghurst in Sydneys inner east, glows like a giant lantern at night thanks to its carapace of transparent glass bricks.
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  • Negative equity on the rise as house prices fall
    The Reserve Bank has warned that almost 3 per cent of home loans are in negative equity meaning the purchased property is worth less now than…
  • Taxman turns spotlight on property investors
    The taxation office says it will more than double its number of audits of property investors this year, putting negatively geared taxpayers under…
  • House Ownership and Retirement
    What do rising house prices mean for retirees? … Coates from the Grattan Insitute about the relationships between home ownership and retirees.
  • Australian dollar jumps on strong Chinese rebound
    A strong rebound in China’s economy has been underpinned by bnaks lending more; Surprisingly strong industrial production and stable house prices…