With Westpac the latest Bank to Increase their fixed mortgage interest rate, many are asking if rate hikes will crash housing? But with low Negative Equity, significant pre-payments and liquidity buffers the resilience of our housing market may be stronger than some expect.
House Sales have fallen but they are still significantly higher than the average.
Housing growth continues to beat wages.
New research from Westpac indicates that an increasing number of people are planning to sell their homes to reap profits and with an eye to downsize.
Is The Housing Boom Coming To An End?
With Investors selling inner-city Melbourne at losses of nearly 40% has the Apartment Crash begun?
It’s Cheaper to buy than rent at the moment and the Winners of the Housing Boom are singing all the way to the bank.
Homebuilder Extended to 18 months, with this cool down the housing industry and avoid rushed jobs?
No-One is selling their houses or units as property listing crash.
Landlords are fleeing the rental market apparently due to new regulations, but perhaps the shape decline in rental returns and extended listing times is playing a part as well?