Media Releases

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...

REIA URGES VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT TO SAFELY RESTART AUSTRALIA’S SECOND BIGGEST PROPERTY MARKET

September 15th, 2020

The REIA joins with the Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV) in calling on the Victorian Government to reintroduce contactless activities in the real estate industry, such as one-on-one inspections....

PANDEMIC MAKES MODERATE IMPACT ON PROPERTY: JUNE REAL ESTATE MARKET FACTS

September 10th, 2020

The Real Estate Market Facts quarterly report has shown an impact on prices from the COVID-19 pandemic, but it has not been as dramatic as some have predicted. “In the...

JULY HOUSING FINANCE CONTINUES COVID ROLLERCOASTER

September 9th, 2020

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

RESPONSE TO TASMANIAN GOVERNMENT’S MORATORIUM DECISION

September 4th, 2020

The Real Estate Institute of Australia welcomes the announcement by the Tasmanian Government today to provide real estate stakeholders certainty in their state. The Tasmanian Government announced the emergency period...

BEST RENTAL AFFORDABILITY RESULTS SINCE 2007: REIA

September 2nd, 2020

The REIA Housing Affordability Report (the Report) was released today and shows housing affordability has improved slightly across the country in the June quarter. REIA president, Adrian Kelly said rental...