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APRA to wield the stick in favour of dangling the carrot
24 April 2019

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority will be reaching for the stick rather than the carrot as it adopts a newer tough approach.

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Developers are upping commissions to get new apartment sales going
18 April 2019

Financial advisors and mortgage brokers are being offered big commissions – up to 30 per cent bigger than last year – to sell completed apartments during the downturn.

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Residential construction boom dead and buried: BIS
18 April 2019

New BIS Oxford Economics figures say Australia’s residential building boom is long gone and housing construction will fall 30 per cent from peak to trough over a two-year correction.

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RBA deputy governor pours cold water on the idea of more rate cuts
12 April 2019

There’s increasing speculation that the Reserve Bank may cut interest rates later this year but the central bank has moved to dispel that notion this week.

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More pain ahead for Melbourne home owners
10 April 2019

There’s more pain ahead for home owners in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth according to new forecasts from Moody’s Analytics.

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