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Melbourne's house prices predicted to fall, then stagnate
11 April 2017

Melbourne’s house prices are set to fall between 2018 and 2020 and then settle into a period of stagnation.

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RBA governor tells banks to continue tightening their lending practices
06 April 2017

Mr Lowe sent a clear message to governments around the country that the best way to deal with the housing affordability crisis in the country was to increase supply and build more dwellings.

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The RBA has left its official cash rate at 1.5%
05 April 2017

The RBA has now kept rates steady since August last year, amid ongoing deterioration of the unemployment rate around the country.

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New survey shows significant support for CGT concession reform
30 March 2017

A significant portion of the country’s top economists thinks capital gains tax concessions for property investors should be scrapped.

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Half of Melbourne's off-the-plan apartment buyers selling at a loss
28 March 2017

In sobering news for off-the-plan investors, new research has revealed more than half of new apartments bought in Melbourne and then re-sold in the last five years have been re-sold at a loss.

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