Media Releases

June quarter stats see bottom of the market: REIA

September 11th, 2019

The decline in property prices continued in the June quarter and will most likely mark the bottom of the cycle, according to the latest research from the Real Estate Institute of...

Rental affordability hits 11 year high: report

September 4th, 2019

Rental affordability improved during the June 2019 quarter to the lowest proportion of income required to meet rent payments since June 2008, according to research from the Real Estate Institute of...

Housing finance figures show green shoots

August 7th, 2019

The June 2019 Lending to Households and Business Figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show rises in new lending commitments for both owner occupier and investor dwellings...

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...