US Fed cuts rates for the first time since the GFC
02 August 2019

The US Fed has cut rates for the first time since the Global Financial Crisis and it has put pressure on the Reserve Bank here at home to lower its official cash rate again in the coming months.

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RBA rate cut moves hinge on inflation figures
31 July 2019

Economists say it’s well and truly possible that the Reserve Bank could cut interest rates twice more in the next year.

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First median house price rise for Melbourne in 18 months
26 July 2019

Melbourne’s median house price has risen for the first time in 18 months, reflecting growing sentiment that the market downturn is over.

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Property price rebound on the cards as auction clearance rate figures improve
24 July 2019

Improving auction clearance rates in Melbourne suggest house prices will rebound over the next 12 months but leading economist Shane Oliver says any upswing in prices could remain fairly constrained.

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Proportion of Aussie renters up to around one-third
18 July 2019

The proportion of Aussie households that are renting has risen to nearly one-third in 2017-18.

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