But Housing Minister Leeanne Enoch has hit out at recent analysis, saying it does not include programs that fund housing for Queenslanders in need.
- by Felicity Caldwell
Home building is booming in WA. The only problem is there are not enough trades or supplies to meet demand, and the ones left holding the bill are home owner hopefuls.
- by Heather McNeill
Lawyers and accountants are questioning the Berejiklian government’s strategy of replacing stamp duty.
- by Matt Wade
The boss of one of Australia’s biggest banks is urging state and territory governments to revamp planning rules to encourage more housing development amid forecasts of double-digit price growth for 2021.
- by Jennifer Duke and Clancy Yeates
Business trading conditions have hit record highs as the nation’s economy recovers from the coronavirus pandemic but analysts are warning there are signs of weakness.
- by Shane Wright and Jennifer Duke
Many property investors holding apartments in inner-city Melbourne and Sydney are being forced to slash rents, with some are asking up to 25 per cent less than a decade ago.
- by Nina Hendy
It would help many young people struggling with rising housing affordability to get a foot on the property ladder.
- by Noel Whittaker
The Reserve Bank has warned that a debt-fuelled surge in house prices could leave households more exposed to financial shocks.
- by Clancy Yeates
The sharp lift in house prices through the past 12 months has amplified the focus on the RBA and its role.
- by Shane Wright
Sydney and Melbourne’s inner-city rental markets are starting to recover after months of falling rents and surging vacancies due to closed international borders and restrictions hitting CBDs.
- by Jennifer Duke