The practice allows people to build equity while living where they want instead of living in mortgaged houses in areas they’re not keen on
Adjustments include reducing daily expenses, giving up holidays, and delaying the purchase of a vehicle, according to a survey
Developers have taken notice of Tasmania’s tourism boom, and many are adding ambitious projects to their pipeline
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A large proportion of Australians still hold a major false assumption about property prices in Australia, something RBA governor Glenn Stevens believes needs to change
New South Wales could become one of most unfriendly locations in the world for foreign buyers if the government goes through with plans to raise property taxes
Perth’s weak rental market is being exploited by tenants who are using current market conditions to move away from shared accommodation
Forecaster claims more than half of all apartments in inner Brisbane are rental properties, while a significant portion are being allowed to sit vacant
After tightening up its loan book in response to the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) driven crackdown last year, one major lender is set to make life easier for investors
Developers could lose hundreds of thousands dollars each time a potential foreign buyer can not settle an apartment purchase
Those operating or staying in short term rental accommodation, such as Airbnb, could soon face hefty fines and other punishments for unruly behaviour
Non-major lenders announce a raft of fixed rate home loan reductions below 4%
Landlords across Australia may soon have to come to the realisation that conditions in the rental market are moving in favour of tenants
Potential investors have again been reminded to wary of property education seminars and the deals offered by their organisers
The New South Wales government has been warned that increasing property taxes for foreign buyers would be a backwards step for the state and its property market
Strong results across Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide last week look to have given the national auction clearance rate a slight bump
Opponents of stamp duty have been encouraged to look at the "big picture" around property taxes and realise the levy will not simply be removed in isolation.
Australian borrowers have been warned of impending interest rate hikes following the conclusion of the federal election campaign
Efforts by the Australian Taxation Office to better tax the capital gains made by foreign residents selling Australian property could result in settlements dragging out
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