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Michael Yardney

Michael is a director of Metropole Property Strategists who create wealth for their clients through independent, unbiased property advice and advocacy. He's been voted Australia's leading property investment adviser and his opinions are regularly featured in the media. Visit


Politicians hold $300m in property, so how should they influence housing policy?

By Dallas Rogers, University of Western Sydney Australian politicians are keen property owners. Data compiled by Lindsay David, Deakin University’s Philip Soos and Paul Egan from the parliamentary register of members’ interests shows the 226 members of federal parliament (both houses) have an ownership stake in some 563 properties. While these properties may be jointly…


Consumer confidence important to 2015 housing market outlook | ANZ Bank

In its weekly update the ANZ Bank reports home prices have edged higher in the past week. The report indicates that prices are increasing in all capital cities in seasonally adjusted terms.  Here’s what they said: Price growth remains subdued in trend terms, reflecting soft price growth in recent weeks, with momentum pointing to weaker home price growth in…


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