Media Releases

RENTS RECORD FIRST ANNUAL FALL

October 28th, 2020

The September 2020 quarter CPI figures show the impact that the COVID pandemic is having on the rental market, according to the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA). REIA President...

REIA PRESIDENT CALLS ON THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY TO REMAIN VIGILANT AS STATE BORDERS REOPEN

October 21st, 2020

The Real Estate Industry of Australia’s (REIA) president Adrian Kelly has congratulated those agents who have remained diligent throughout current COVID-19 restrictions and heeded safe workplace practices. “We are a...

MORTGAGE REPAYMENT RESUMPTION PROMISING SIGN FOR PROPERTY MARKET

October 15th, 2020

The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) has today welcomed the announcement by the Australian Banking Association that repayments have resumed on almost half of deferred loans for mortgages and...

BUDGET 2020: ADDRESS ON THE AUSTRALIAN HOUSING & PROPERTY SECTOR BY MINISTER THE HON MICHAEL SUKKAR TO THE REAL ESTATE INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA

October 12th, 2020

Minister for Housing the Hon Michael Sukkar today joined the members of the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) for a virtual Budget 2020 Real Estate Roundtable (Roundtable). In his...

AUGUST HOUSING FINANCE SHOW LARGEST EVER MONTHLY INCREASE, IMPACTS FROM VICTORIA'S STAGE 4 YET TO BE SEEN

October 9th, 2020

Following the historic fall in the value of loans in May, the August 2020 Lending to Households and Business figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show that...

BUDGET 2020: A STRONG BUDGET IF FORECASTS BECOME REALITY

October 6th, 2020

The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) has said that the critical Budget 2020 has provided an encouraging outlook for all players in the Australian property market. President of REIA,...

REIA QUESTIONS FOCUS OF 10,000 NEW PLACES FOR FIRST HOME BUYERS

October 3rd, 2020

The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) has expressed reservations about the release of 10,000 new places for first home buyers to build a new home or purchase a newly...

DIGITAL BUSINESS TO BENEFIT ALL REAL ESTATE STAKEHOLDERS

September 29th, 2020

The Real Estate Institute of Australia has welcomed the streamlining for Australia’s property industry identified in the JobMaker Digital Business Plan announced today. REIA President Adrian Kelly said the permanency...

REIA WELCOMES THE REOPENING OF AUSTRALIA’S SECOND-LARGEST PROPERTY MARKET

September 27th, 2020

The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) welcomes the announcement today by the Premier of Victoria, Hon. Daniel Andrews, MP that private inspections for purchase or leasing of Victorian residential...

FEDERAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF CONSUMER CREDIT REFORMS A POSITIVE FOR HOUSE LISTINGS AUSTRALIA WIDE

September 25th, 2020

The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) believes the Australian Government’s plan to increase the flow of credit to households and businesses should have a positive impact on the housing...