June

The RBA Has Cut The Cash Rate


11 June 2019

The Reserve Bank has cut the cash rate by 25 basis points to a record low of 1.25%; marking the first move in the official interest rate since August 2016, when the RBA dropped the cash rate from 1.75% to 1.5%.

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Caring For Plants In Queensland Winter


11 June 2019

While icy winds begin to tear throughout of the country, Queenslanders still experience generally dry days. Domain give advice on caring for Queensland gardens during the colder months.

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High Volume of Listings Leave Little Urgency For Buyers


11 June 2019

Listing numbers remain evaluated across all capital city markets, providing buyers with a wide range of choice, plenty of bargaining and little in the way of urgency. Capital city listings haven’t been this high at this time of the year since 2012. Despite total listing numbers remaining elevated, fresh listings across ...

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Lower Interest Rates Could Support Housing Market


4 June 2019

The prospect for lower interest rates is a factor that could support an improvement in housing market activity later this year. While borrowers are facing tougher serviceability later this year. While borrowers are still facing tougher serviceability assessments and scrutiny around their overall debt levels relative to their ...

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Improvement of Auction Clearance Rates


4 June 2019

An indicator of a subtle improvement in the housing market can be seen in auction clearance rates that are holding in the mid-to-low 50% range, albeit on low volumes relative to a year ago.

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First Time Renters - What You Need To Know


22 January 2019

As classes for university begin in a month, many young people have begun looking for their very first rental. Searching for your first home away from home is the fun part, but when it comes to applying for a rental property - things get a little more serious.

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