Given yesterday’s post, quite a few of you wanted to know what was happening in the other states. So, here goes:
The last of the inflation reports – the producer price indexes – out last week, confirms the absence of significant inflationary pressures. Hence, no change in official interest rates yesterday.
The RBA guv, Philip Lowe, delivered an important speech last week titled, “The Labour Market and Monetary Policy”.
There is little doubt that our working environment is changing. We are seeing fewer full-time jobs; more part-time work and less wage growth. More are also working a second job to help make ends meet.
Our working environment is changing. Industries associated with building things are being replaced by services as the major driver behind our economy.
As mentioned last week, this post we continue with bedroom trends. Here, we are looking at what has been happening in our townhouse type stock and high-rise apartments.
The song, When We Get behind Closed Doors, was first covered by Charlie Rich in 1973 and by many others since. Even Percy Sledge and Diana Ross had a go.
As mentioned yesterday, over the coming week or two we will try to demystify the 2016 Census results. Today, we look at household size.
Over the next couple of weeks, we will try to make some sense of the 2016 Census results.
We finish this week with a review of the Queensland vacant land market.