Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Hotspotting

May 15, 2022

While a lot of media attention is focused on what is or isn’t happening with Sydney property prices, other parts of New South Wales continue to perform extremely well.
Late last year, along with the comparison website Canstar, I analysed the price growth prospects in all the major markets across Australia – the 8...


May 13, 2022

Significant changes have occurred in the Sydney property market in the early part of 2022, with a weakening at the top end of the market and a re-focus on locations and dwelling types that offer better affordability.

Most notable is the shift in focus to more affordable suburbs for houses and also an uplift in demand...


May 5, 2022

Here’s an interesting fact: if history repeats itself, rising interest rates will mean that property prices also will rise, not fall.

In fact, if recent history does repeat, house prices will double during an extended period of multiple interest rate rises.


May 5, 2022

The Sydney market represents an opportunity for investors right now because the evidence suggests it’s less competitive than in 2021, so it’s becoming easier to buy well.

And vacancy rates are dropping fast and rents are rising, a situation that will be enhanced by the re-opening of international borders and the...


May 5, 2022

The key message for Australians interested in what’s REALLY going on in property markets across the nation is this:

Don’t believe everything you read about how Australian property prices are faring at the moment.

In fact, I would go so far as to say: don’t believe ANYTHING you read about property prices across...