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International education industry could help ease Melbourne's apartment oversupply
17 December 2015

Apartment supply in Melbourne has been overflowing in recent years but the growth in international students next year could ease the problem.

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Four ways to help beat first home buyer savings fatigue
16 December 2015

We all know saving for your first home these days takes a substantial amount of money and for people on most incomes, a fair bit of time building up enough for a deposit.

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The average Australian household carries nearly $250,000 in debt
01 December 2015

The average Australian household now carries a record high debt of nearly $250,000.

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Sharp decline in investor lending betrays a cooling housing market
01 December 2015

A dramatic decline in investor lending last month shows further signs of a cooling housing market.

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Nearly 20% of investor-owned property was lying idle in Melbourne last year - and it hurts the economy
01 December 2015

Investor-owned homes across Melbourne are sitting empty, as knew figures from a Prosper Australia study show there’s more idle houses and apartments than first thought.

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