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A NEW TREND: VALUATIONS DURING SIGN OFF FOR A SUBDIVISION

Do your clients borrow money from lenders to purchase duplex/dual-key dwellings? If no – we’re jealous of how much cash your clients have. Don’t worry about reading on as this is irrelevant to you… also did we mention that we’re jealous? If your client’s don’t need loans – we assume they spend their free time doing…

APRA Just Relaxed Lending Quotas For Australian Housing

APRA has announced it will remove the 10% annual cap on investor housing credit growth for some lenders.   via GIPHY It expects ADIs to develop internal limits on lending at very high debt-to-income levels, and policy limits on maximum debt-to-income levels for individual borrowers. Restrictions on interest-only mortgage lending introduced in March last year…

Regional Cities Returns Are Kicking The Butt Of Total Returns In Capital Cities (Part 2)

Investors tend to under-rate regional Australia. Among the many myths that clutter up the minds of typical investors is the one suggesting that capital cities always out-perform regional markets. There’s plenty of evidence disproving that notion, but it’s a foolish concept anyway because it’s usually based on media reports of generalised data. The passion of…

Regional Cities Returns Are Kicking The Butt Of Total Returns In Capital Cities

With capital growth prospects likely to be softer over the coming years, investors in residential property may need to be more focused on total returns (a combination of value growth and capital growth) rather than just capital growth. Although the stronger housing market performance in regional markets may seem like a recent occurrence, looking at…

Median House Price Changes in Australia’s 20 Biggest Cities

In a recent article by Propertyology, the statistics have been recorded, recalibrated and represented to show three cool trends as of December 2017: median house price, change in value (2002 – 2007), change in value (2012 – 2017). These numbers have certainly shown some powerful results for particular regional markets. The below graph is taken…

National Housing Market Update – CoreLogic April 2018

CoreLogic has provided another one of their Quarterly reviews of the national housing market with the numbers looking very good for Regional Markets. Across the board, we’re seeing regional markets outperform the capital cities. PHG’s opinion: our review suggests that on the whole, regional markets are currently outperforming the combined capital cities on both capital…

Which Regional Market Performed Best in 2017? (QLD Edition)

Regional markets are often disputed to be unable to produce the same short-term or long-term benefits that capital cities offer – but we disagree. The statistics show that strong results are still obtainable in these markets, which have the added benefit of being significantly more affordable than their capital city counterparts. Based on collateral data…

Which Regional Market Performed Best in 2017? (NSW Edition)

Regional markets are often disputed to be unable to produce the same short-term or long-term benefits that capital cities offer – but we disagree. The statistics show that strong results are still obtainable in these markets, which have the added benefit of being significantly more affordable than their capital city counterparts. Based on collateral data…

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