Despite measures to cool the property market, the latest findings from a comparison website revealed that investor borrowing only slid by a mere 2% in the September quarter.
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Investors who are still sitting on the fence, waiting for things to improve, may find themselves missing out on the current buying opportunities - amid signs that property prices in some areas are starting to move upwards.
The number of employed Australians rose by about 1,200 in January, but it was still not enough to keep the unemployment rate from rising to 4.8%.
Melbourne property prices fell more slowly than expected in the December quarter, thanks to lower rates and the First Home Owner Grant boost.
While Florida real estate prices have sloped downwards lately, one particular markdown in November went beyond them all - and the person who sold it raised more than a few eyebrows.
First homebuyers have overtaken investors as the major force in the housing market, a new report has shown.
The 1% rate cut, delivered by the Reserve Bank of Australia on 3 February and passed on fully by the major banks, will lure investors back into the property market, according to an expert.
The team at Your Mortgage has worked out the 'true cost' of the 17 basic variable products from the banks and 22 products from non-bank lenders in our books, by taking into account each and every fee, including upfront, ongoing and deferred establishment fees as 19 November 2008.
Red Rock Mortgage Group is a progressive residential and commercial mortgage finance company that specialises in providing tailored property finance solutions for property investors and borrowers with specialised lending needs.
While many experts are predicting property values to remain relatively flat, rental yields are expected to strengthen further during the current housing shortage.
With prices potentially bottoming out soon throughout Australia, buyers may see some excellent buying chances in the not too distant future.
Investors in WA saw their rental income surge after the median house rent climbed by 6% to $370 in the December quarter.
Sea-changers who were priced out of the market in recent years are now able to grab bargain beachside homes thanks to falling demand and hefty discounting among vendors.
Refinancing can be a difficult choice. Just because there are better rates out there, it doesn't mean you'll end up saving money by switching.
The Australian economy will not fall into recession despite signs of slowdown according to leading forecasters.
Australia's booming population is showing no sign of slowing, with overall growth surging by 1.7% to 21.37 million over the year - its fastest pace in 19 years.
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