RBA No Change till 2020

According to AMP Capital chief economist Shane Oliver, The Reserve Bank won’t lift the official interest rate until 2020. So that’s great news for homeowners and investors. And he’s not the only one to share this prediction, with the cash rate at its current record low of 1.5%, most industry experts agree that there will […]

Can’t afford to buy where you want to live? Rentvesting could be for you.


With property prices on the rise, more and more first home buyers can’t afford to buy the homes they want. But it’s not all bad news; You can still buy property that will go up in value, while someone else pays your mortgage. It’s called Rentvesting and more and more people are using it to […]

Australia’s property market boom & property market trends


Continued low supply and high demand is driving up more than sale prices, with new figures revealing rents are also increasing rapidly. SQM Research figures show decade-low vacancy rates and growing demand has lifted weekly asking rents by 13.7% nationally in the past 12 months.

This Week In Real Estate: Auctions Strong Amid Lockdowns


This Week in Real Estate: Property news that you can trust Auctions Strong Amid Lockdowns The latest auction clearance rates show that once again lockdowns are not enough to put off determined property buyers. Auctions moved to online last week while Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane were all in lockdown and while the number of properties […]

This Week In Real Estate: Investor Optimism On The Rise

This Week in Real Estate: Property news that you can trust Investor Optimism On The Rise ME Bank’s latest Quarterly Property Sentiment Report shares an improvement in investor sentiment, with falling confidence among home-buyers. According to the report, the second quarter of 2021 saw residential property market decline to 42% from its previous 49%, a […]

Lead With Kindness, Pay It Forward


A Relentless Pursuit to Help the Homeless Melbourne-based property investor, bestselling book author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and Reventon Founder & CEO, Chris Christofi, is raising money for the homeless at the Lead with Kindness, Pay it Forward fundraiser.    This is Chris’ fourth year participating in the Vinnies CEO Sleepout and this year he has pledged […]

This Week In Real Estate: Value of Homes Tops 8 Trillion

This Week in Real Estate: Property news that you can trust Value of Homes Tops 8 Trillion Australian property market hits an all-time high with the value of homes topping $8 trillion. Well ahead of shares, superannuation, and commercial developments, housing remains the nation’s largest asset class. According to CoreLogic’s latest analysis review, the total […]

This Week In Real Estate: Housing Prices Increase

This Week in Real Estate: Property news that you can trust Prices Up 9% In 4 Months The first four months of 2021 have witnessed an increase in Australian house prices by almost 9%. This is following a further rise of 2% in April, according to CoreLogic figures. House prices rose in all 15 major […]