Data REMF

The REIA Housing Affordability Report is recognised as the most authoritative indicator of Australian housing affordability currently available.

To ensure an accurate profile of housing affordability nationwide, the REIA Housing Affordability Report incorporates data from all major lending institutions, the Australian Bureau of Statistics and Cannex Ltd.

  • Median weekly family income figures are based on ABS Family Income Surveys, and are updated from ABS Average Weekly Earnings data. The REIA Housing Affordability Report contains the following information for Australia and each of the states and territories:
  • Proportion of family income devoted to meeting average loan repayments
  • Proportion of family income devoted to meet median rent repayments
  • Comparison of movements in rents and CPI
  • Median weekly family income
  • Average monthly loan repayments
  • Average loan
  • Total number of loans
  • Average loan, standard variable interest rate and fixed interest rate figures for banks, building societies and other lenders.
  • Home loan affordability indicator

REMF 01

REMF1 Quarterly Median House Prices for All Capital Cities from March 1980. The spreadsheet contains preliminary prices for the most recent quarter, revised prices for previous quarters, moving annual prices based on revised figures. Revised figures are available for Sydney,…

REMF 02

REMF2 Quarterly Median  Other Dwellings Prices for All Capital Cities from March 1980. The spreadsheet contains preliminary prices for the most recent quarter, revised prices for other quarters, moving annual prices based on revised figures. Revised figures are available for…

REMF 03

REMF3 Quarterly Median House Prices by Zones within Capital cities from Sep 1998. The spreadsheet contains prices inner, middle and outer zones of capital cities. Data is not revised. September 1998   RELEASE DATES FOR THE 2021 REPORTS ARE AS FOLLOWS:  …

REMF 04

REMF4 Quarterly Median Other Dwellings Prices by Zones within Capital cities since Sep 1998. The spreadsheet contains prices for inner, middle and outer zones of capital cities.  Data not revised. September 1998   RELEASE DATES FOR THE 2021 REPORTS ARE AS…

REMF 05

REMF5 Quarterly Median House Rents All Capital Cities from March 1982. The spreadsheet contains median rents for three bedroom houses for capital cities. Rents for Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, and Canberra are given starting from the March quarter 1982;…

REMF 06

REMF6 Quarterly Median Other Dwellings Rents All Capital Cities from March 1988. The spreadsheet contains median rents for two bedroom other dwellings. Rents for Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, and Canberra are given starting from the March quarter 1988;…

REMF 07

REMF7 Quarterly Median House Rents by Zones within Capital Cities from Sep 1998. The spreadsheet contains three bedroom house rents prices for inner, middle and outer zones of capital cities. Data is not revised. September 1998 RELEASE DATES FOR THE 2021…

REMF 08

REMF8 Quarterly Median Other Dwellings Rents by Zones within Capital Cities from Sep 1998. The spreadsheet contains two bedroom other dwellings rents prices for inner, middle and outer zones of capital cities. Data is not revised. September 1998 RELEASE DATES FOR THE…

REMF 09

REMF9 Yields and Returns for 3 Bedroom Houses All Capital Cities. The spreadsheet contains quarterly returns, annual returns, annual yields, 5 year average annual return, 10 years average annual return for eight capital cities and national average annual yield. Figures…

REMF 10

REMF10 Yields and Returns for 2 Bedroom Other Dwellings All Capital Cities. The spreadsheet contains quarterly returns, annual returns, annual yields, 5 year average annual return, 10 years average annual return for eight capital cities. Figures are based on revised…

REMF 11

REMF11 Quarterly Vacancy Rates for Capital Cities from March 1980. The spreadsheet contains vacancy rates for Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, and Canberra starting from the March quarter 1980. Vacancy rates for Darwin start from the September quarter 1986. Vacancy…

REMF 12

REMF12 Quarterly House Rents Major Regional Centres since Dec 2000. The spreadsheet contains data for following regional centres: NSW – Wollongong and Newcastle; the NT – Palmerston and Alice Springs; QLD – the Gold Coast, Townsville, and Cairns; SA –…

REMF 13

REMF13 Quarterly Other Dwellings Rents Major Regional Centres since Dec 2000. The spreadsheet contains data for following regional centres: NSW – Wollongong and Newcastle; the NT – Palmerston and Alice Springs; QLD – the Gold Coast, Townsville, and Cairns; SA…

REMF 14

REMF14 Quarterly House Prices Major Regional Centres since Dec 2000. The spreadsheet contains data for following regional centres: NSW – Wollongong and Newcastle; the NT – Palmerston and Alice Springs; QLD – the Gold Coast, the Sunshine Coast, Townsville, and…

REMF 15

REMF15 Quarterly Other Dwellings Prices Major Regional Centres since Dec 2000. The spreadsheet contains data for following regional centres: NSW – Wollongong and Newcastle; the NT – Palmerston and Alice Springs; QLD – the Gold Coast, the Sunshine Coast, Townsville,…