Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership May 2, 2019

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

  • ANZ's share price gain baffles markets
    The result from its Australian mortgage business – which lost market share- was compounded by ANZ’s decision to become more risk-averse and retreat … And as for the fall in the value of house prices, Elliott seems pretty relaxed.
  • House sales tumble to levels not seen since Keating as prices fall
    Every capital city except Canberra suffered a fall in house prices last month with Hobart, which had been the nation’s … customers who are struggling in terms of their mortgage would probably get a bit more breathing space,” he said.
  • House prices continue to fall
    Researchers have found house prices are continuing to fall but at a slower rate. House prices in Sydney have fallen 0.7 per cent, bringing its annual…
  • ANZ raises concerns about mortgage stress, as evidence emerges the worst of the housing …
    It was just weeks ago that mention of rising mortgage defaults was met with some sniggers and jeers, with many in the industry pointing to what are still…
  • Average four-bedroom house for sale in Kowloon, Hong Kong, for $92m
    Hong Kong continues to be the most expensive place in the world to buy a house, with yet another standard listing going to market for a thoroughly non-standard price.
    The property at 5 Cassia Road in Yau Yat Chuen, Kowloon, has been put on the market for an eye-watering $92,434,950. So why the high price, especially on a property that doesnt seem particularly remarkable at first glance?
    Perhaps its the house itself? Sebastian Leung, senior director of capital marke…