Media Releases

Six Month Decline in Housing Finance Numbers

May 11th, 2018

The March 2018 housing finance figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show that the number of loans for housing has continued to decline over the last six...

Budget benign for housing: REIA

May 8th, 2018

The 2018 Budget had no measures that specifically address housing supply and affordability, according to the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA). “Whereas housing affordability was a centre piece of...

CPI figures suggest interest rates to remain steady: REIA

April 24th, 2018

The March 2018 quarter CPI figures released today by the ABS continue to be good news for home buyers and renters with historically low interest rates set to continue, according...

REIA calls for agent selection services funding transparency

April 17th, 2018

Real estate agent selection agencies should be treated the same as financial advisers and directly renumerated by the vendor, according to the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA). In a...

Housing Finance Numbers Continue to Fall

April 12th, 2018

The February 2018 housing finance figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show the number of loans for housing continues to decline, according to the Real Estate Institute...