Westpac chief economist says official interest rates could stay put until 2020
27 September 2017

Bill Evans says economists who are predicting interest rate rises next year are forgetting about low wages and high debts holding the economy back.

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Australian economy on track for first post-mining boom growth phase
21 September 2017

The Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe says the Australian economy is heading towards its first real growth phase since the mining boom.

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Land is king for Melbourne residential property investors
20 September 2017

Unencumbered land is proving to be an increasingly successful tactic for Melbourne property investors.

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Home renovation loans are on the rise
14 September 2017

It’s time for many property owners to swap their auction itinerary on Saturdays for building tools as home renovation loans surge amid worsening housing affordability conditions.

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As property investors leave the market first-home buyers are set for their best spring selling season for years
11 September 2017

This year the spring selling season presents a good opportunity for first-home buyers.

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