With the Reserve Bank of Australia holding its September board meeting next week, the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) believes the recent labour force data provides a clear indication that the monetary stimulus of low interest rates needs to continue.
The Real Estate Institute of Australia has asked REA Group to withdraw their trademark application for “realestate.com.au” which, if granted, could jeopardise the use of the term “real estate” by other businesses and professional bodies. “Given recent media reports about REA Group, their timing with this latest move to register realestate.com.au could hardly have been […]
<p>The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) says that access to superannuation by first home buyers will unlock the door to affordability.</p>
Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) President, Peter Bushby says the housing sector is not immune to the Treasurer’s call for everyone to contribute to the Budget repair. In REIA’s response to the Federal Budget, Mr Bushby says first home buyers saving for a deposit have lost yet another incentive with the abolition of the […]
The Government will not proceed with the final round of the National Rental Affordability Scheme. The scheme will be reviewed to address ongoing issues and ensure remaining incentives meet the scheme’s original aim. In consultation with states and territories, investors, developers and the housing sector, the Government will look at how best the scheme can […]
The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) hosted a roundtable discussion on the 26th March 2014 on housing affordability. The roundtable featured Government and industry leaders from real estate, construction, finance and community sectors, sponsored by Genworth. Read more here
REIA made its submission to the Senate Economics Reference Committee Inquiry into Affordable Housing. REIA recommended that all states and territories either recommit …