Surge in home building on the cards
17 January 2013

New home building approvals in Australia rose slightly in November thanks to a continued shift to apartment living, but many expect lower mortgage rates and a growing population to signal further recovery this year.

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Most Aussies ‘7 payments ahead of mortgage’
16 January 2013

Newly released CBA research shows more than two-thirds of homeowners are ahead of their mortgage payments and Australians are saving the biggest slice of their income since the 1980s.

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Property in 2012: the year that was
15 January 2013

Prominent economist Shane Oliver looks back on the highs and lows of 2012 and shines light on where the economy is heading in 2013.

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Gen Ys tip investment over ownership
10 January 2013

Almost half of Gen Y buyers will become property investors before they become owner-occupiers, a survey has claimed.

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