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Cameron Kusher is Corelogic RP Data’s senior research analyst. Cameron has a thorough understanding of the fundamentals such as demographics, trends & economics. Visit

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Investor demand and refinancing by owner occupiers continues to stall in April 2017

The latest housing data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that while lending to owner occupiers is fairly flat, demand from the investor segment has continued to stall.  When you dig deeper, the data shows that owner occupier demand is growing for new lending as refinancing stalls. The April 2017 housing finance data…


It Looks As If Sea Change and Tree Change Is Gathering Pace

The latest internal migration data shows that an increasing number of inter-state and intra-state population movements are to either sea change/tree change regions or the outskirts of the capital cities. Each year the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) publishes data on internal migration across the regions of Australia.   Internal migration data counts the number…

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High LVR lending is easing up with a further slowdown expected  

Data released by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) earlier this week has shown that high loan to value ratio (LVR) lending continues to fall indicating new buyers are in many instances using larger deposits.   The latest authorised deposit-taking institution (ADI) property exposures data for the March 2017 quarter revealed the ongoing trend as…


Wondering how much you may need to enter the housing market these days?

Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Hobart cheapest places to enter housing market. The current and never-ending conversations around housing affordability, particularly around how millennials will get a head-start on the property ladder, has seen a whole raft of suggestions thrown at a possible solution. In this week’s CoreLogic Property Pulse we took a look at the…