Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership July 29, 2016

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

  • With apartment towers booming, are once exclusive penthouses becoming passe?
    Long ago in Melbournesproperty market, before the apartment towers sprouted, thepenthouse was as rare as it was expensive.
    Penthouses were then in short supply for prestige buyers with deep pockets and lofty desires, and concentratedin the CBD.
    But the apartment boom has meant plenty ofpenthouses, crowningnew apartment developmentsfrom Malvern,Richmond and Brunswick.
    Even aSwan Hill real estate agency ismarketin…
  • Investors still hot for property
    First, we find that households are just a little less confident house prices will … Property investors are the most optimistic, whilst those seeking to sell-down, … Turning to borrower expectations, first time buyers, those trading up, and portfolio investors are most likely to seek additional mortgage funding.
  • Top 10 most affordable suburbs
    If youre looking for bang for your buck, new data from the REIV shows theres opportunity for Melbourne buyers to get a foothold on the property ladder for a fraction of the citys median house price.
  • Sydney's coast is the next big thing in prestige property
    The Domain Group House Report for June indicated that the eastern beachside suburb of Bronte has become one of the strongest performers during…