Banking regulators lean on lenders to slow interest-only loans
16 August 2016

Banking regulators are tightening the screw on profitable interest-only loans in case things go sour in an economic downturn.




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House prices for July buck sluggish economy
15 August 2016

Australian capital city house prices continued to push upwards in July despite the sluggish economy.

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Interest rate cut to put the squeeze on property availability
04 August 2016

Real estate agents say the RBA interest rate cut will kick-start more buyers trying to get hold of property in an already low-supplied market.

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Banks under fire for not passing on RBA rate cut in full
03 August 2016

The main financial lenders in Australia are not passing on yesterday’s RBA interest rate cut in full, possibly slowing the central bank’s attempts to stimulate the economy.

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Apartment construction could drop 50% by 2020
02 August 2016

The boom in apartment building looks set to end, with new research predicting a 50 per cent reduction by 2020.

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