Media Releases

Housing Finance numbers show cautious optimism

July 11th, 2019

The May 2019 Lending to Households and Business figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show the number of loans for housing, excluding refinancing, continues to decline, but...

REIA says rate cut to help affordability for home buyers

July 2nd, 2019

The RBA’s decision to cut interest rates will help affordability for home buyers, according to the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA). “The second cut in as many months is...

Leanne Pilkington recognised as best of the best

June 28th, 2019

Real Estate Institute of Australia board member Leanne Pilkington has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to the real estate profession in taking out the top gong at the inaugural...

Research shows March housing decline, market to stabilise: REIA

June 12th, 2019

Property prices fell across Australia at the start of the year with the weighted average median prices decreasing by with houses declining 2.2 per cent and other dwellings 1.4 per...

Housing affordability improves while rental affordability declines: report

June 5th, 2019

Housing affordability marginally improved across the country in the March quarter 2019 with the exception of the Northern Territory, according to research from the Real Estate Institute of Australia and...