25 Aug What’s in the news in August?
What’s in the news in August?
Index warns council unit ban will impact boomer downsizers
A new housing index has warned that Brisbane will face a flood of ageing baby boomers with nowhere suitable to live unless it embraces greater density in suburbs where houses dominate.
Read the full article by Sophie Foster from realseastate.com
Brisbane prices at bottom of the property price cycle
Brisbane has been labelled the “capital city poster child” with strong fundamentals as the market prepares for an upswing off the bottom of the price cycle. This as the latest national property clock by valuation advisory firm Herron Todd White showed the Queensland capital was at its lowest price level in the latest cycle.
Read the full article by Sophie Foster from realestate.com
Interest rates set to hold till November
After a torrid two months of slashing, the Reserve Bank board is expected to hold fire until November on any further interest rate cuts — but there’s still lots to celebrate for buyers.
Read this intresting story by Sophie Foster from news.com.au
Brisbane’s cheapest units: With prices still at historic lows, here’s where to look
It’s no secret that Brisbane’s apartment market has taken a beating over the past couple of years, and it’s been a painful experience for some owners.
Get the full story from Ellen Lutton from domain.com.au
Surprising group investing in property
Brisbane’s rent prices have remained relatively steady over the past 12 months, but that doesn’t mean there haven’t been any big changes in rent prices across the city.
So which suburbs have seen the biggest price hikes, and which have seen the biggest reductions?
Get the full story from Charis Chang