Regional property investment

Regional unemployment - the good (services), the bad (manufacturing) & the ugly (youth)

Employment has been rebalancing recently towards the capital cities and services industries, as covered here in previous posts. However, the latest Detailed Labour Force figures revealed that recorded regional unemployment in New South Wales has increased from around 65,000 in 2012 to touch above 100,000 in recent months. Ouch. The increase in regional Queensland has been more dramatic still,…