Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.
- Knox grazier family score $9.2m Southern Highlands trophy sale
The Southern Highlands trophy market has proven it remains immune to Sydneys market doldrums by clocking up another trophy sale, this time for the Knox familys property, Scotsburn, for more than $9.2 million.
Sources say the buyer is the Lai family, who are behind property giant Zone Q Investments, the Australian arm of Chinas JiaHe JianAn Group.
The sale result comes less than two years after the same property set a record for the Avoca township at $8.1 mil…
- Will the new Metro Northwest lift property prices in suburbs along its route?
Its billed as Australias biggest transport project and is set to open in a fortnight, but property prices along the Metro Northwest have seen no signs of recovery despite the region being one of the countrys economic powerhouses….
- Once white-hot Box Hill feels the property slowdown
The money is coming out of Box Hill, with the suburb recording one of the most dramatic shifts in house prices across Melbourne as international investors, property developers and local buyers start to look for better deals.
Prestige houses have been worst hit, agents say, while doubt lingers over whether the entire pipeline of new apartments will be built.
Prices soared in the neighbourhood towards the end of Melbournes property boom, with median house price growth peaki…
- Federal election 2019: Chris Bowen doubles down as Labor releases figures
… as the impact on house prices from negative gearing reform and the full cost to the economy and jobs from a 45 per cent emissions reduction target.