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35 years of Sydney’s property evolution – 1980-2015 [video]

Here’s a short video to help investors understand the history of the Sydney property market. analysis of historical house price data has revealed just how high Sydney’s property prices have soared in the last 35 years, pinpointing the suburbs that have seen the most median value growth since 1980. The research revealed that eastern suburb Bellevue Hill was…

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November Residex Property Market Update

Australian house and unit markets generally performed well over the October quarter, with the median house value increasing 3.05% over the quarter and unit growth of 1.06% in the same period, according to the Residex non-revised median valuation figures. Growth was likely driven by a combination of low interest rates, relatively positive economic indicators and…


Tightening, clamping crunching – what’s really going on in the property market

Headlines over the past few weeks have used words such as tightening, clamping and crunching when talking about the housing market and its affiliate institutions. While a bearish approach to property is expected as we enter a downswing in the market cycle, further context and data are needed for a more grounded perspective. Table 1…