Here’s our take on what’s going on with the Brisbane apartment market. Here we are talking about the City of Brisbane (LGA) which extends in a 20km radius from the Brisbane GPO.
Here’s our take on what’s going on with the Gold Coast housing market.
Birth numbers in Australia are at all-time highs and in 2016 (just released figures) there were more than 311,000 births registered in Australia – a new record.
Another property buzz word this year will also be interstate migration.
One of the many buzz-words this year will be jobs. And rightly so, because having a job and in particular a full time one, is a must when it comes to buying a dwelling and how well the housing market performs is increasingly dependent on local employment trends.
Digital disruption is the business and social topic of the year, if not the past decade. It has upended thousands of businesses and careers and its impact will continue.
There is a lot of publicity about housing affordability, of late. This seems to happen when markets change direction or focus.
Overview – A market’s position on the property clock is based around the strength and direction of several key real estate indicators. These indicators include:
Unemployment is higher in regional Queensland than the more populous south east corner, but the focus on ‘big’ projects like the Adani coal mine, building more roads and new power plants doesn’t address the problem.
Apparently, High-rise Harry will cease building apartments for rent if the NSW government implements rental reforms to improve security of tenure.