Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership June 26, 2016

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

  • Beyond Sydney: How to leave the world behind
    If you cant decide whether your escape from Sydney should take the form of a peaceful rural getaway, lazy coastal lifestyle or a challenge such as establishing your own vineyard and cellar door, then Southlands could be your happy compromise.
    Drive 90 minutes south of Sydney to the impossibly pretty seaside township of Gerringong bordered by the sandy arc of Werri Beach to the east and lush farmlands to the west. The Southern Highlands are an hour&rsqu…
  • Brexit impact yet to be felt in Melbourne‚Äôs auction market
    Nearly 900 metropolitan properties went to auction on Saturday as buyers and sellers felt the chill of global financial events on top of the blast of icy air across the city.
    Whether any fallout from Britains decision to leave the European Union will hit demand for Melbourne real estate remains to be seen, but property experts saythe recent sharemarket turmoil willmake some buyers nervous about borrowing.
    Agents reported 100-plus crowds at some auctions, altho…
  • Housing affordability causing stress and suffering in Australia
    Australia is in the midst of a housing crisis, with house prices and rents rapidly increasing, and people paying so much for housing that they are…
  • Weekend wrap: MFAA CEO resigns
    Making news this week, the MFAA will take their time appointing a new CEO after Haydens short tenure; APRA is dialling up bank scrutiny on commercial real estate lending; and experts debate UK/Aussie mortgage comparisons