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Weak economic undertow carries a steady unemployment rate for May
13 June 2019

The national unemployment rate stayed at 5.2 per cent for the month of May but the number of jobs created did rise by over 42,000.

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Housing affordability back to 2016 levels
07 June 2019

It has become more affordable to buy than rent in some parts of Australia as housing affordability has returned to 2016 levels.

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RBA cuts interest rates by 0.25 percentage points to new record-low
05 June 2019

Official interest rates in Australia have been slashed to a new record-low of 1.25 per cent - the first move in nearly three years.

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Auction clearance bounce in Melbourne and Sydney
31 May 2019

In the first Saturday since the federal election, auction clearance rates in Melbourne and Sydney bounced strongly back to levels that sustain a stable market.

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Economists say an RBA rate cut next week would stabilise house prices
29 May 2019

An interest rate cut next week would be the start of the end for falling house prices according to economists.

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