Aug 8, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan
Four major banks will cut variable interest rates following the RBA decision to slash rates by 0.25 per cent to a record low of 2.5 per cent.

Feb 15, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

By Larry Schlesinger Friday, 15 February 2013

The majority of economists expect the Reserve Bank to leave the cash rate on hold at 3% at its March 5 monetary policy meeting.

Feb 5, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

Statement by Glenn Stevens, Governor: Monetary Policy Decision

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 3.0 per cent.

Jan 11, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

By Larry Schlesinger

Friday, 11 January 2013

A more bearish outlook on the economy has seen NAB revise its interest rate expectations to forecast three rate cuts in 2013, taking the cash rate to a new record low of 2.25% by year-end.

Jan 10, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

By Larry Schlesinger

Thursday, 10 January 2013

Approvals for private sector houses fell 0.3% in November to 7,518, according the latest ABS building approval figures.

Jan 10, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

By Angus Raine CEO Raine & Horne

Thursday, 10 January 2013

After a challenging 2012, real estate markets around the country have bottomed. As a consequence, it’s fair to expect that a smattering of suburbs across Australia could enjoy some capital growth of between 5.5% and 7% – and in some cases a little more – in 2013. 

Jan 8, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

Perhaps signifying the level of uncertainty in the outlook for the 2013 economy and property market, a poll of 23 economists carried out by The Age profers a range in cash rate forecasts at year's end as anywhere between 2% and 3.25%.

By Larry Schlesinger
Monday, 07 January 2013

Jan 6, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

By Adam Smith 2012

More than a third of renters don't believe they'll be able to save a deposit anytime soon...

Jan 3, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

December 2012, by  Michael Yardney

Australia has had a boom and gloom economy over the past year. On the one hand our economy still grew – unlike many others around the world –underpinned by a resources boom. But on the other hand, consumers and businesses were gloomy.

Jan 2, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

The ANZ bank is predicting record low interest ratesfor Australia in 2013

Dec 29, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Dejan

Buying an apartment in the Brisbane CBD could be a cheaper option than renting one, according to the December RP Data Buy vs Rent report.