Melbourne property market snapshot May 2019

Melbourne property prices are in decline. Since we believe Melbourne often mirrors Sydney property prices, albeit with a lag, we expect this decline to continue. Over the last year Melbourne property prices have declined over…

Tale of three property markets

Looking at property prices in four of our cities since January 2008. And it is clearly a tale of three completely different property markets. Over the past decade, property prices in many parts of Australia…

State of Australian property market

Australian property values continue their downward trajectory. While the pace of the decline has slowed over February to March for most of capitals except Sydney and Perth, the decline is still a broad narrative affecting…

Melbourne property market – March update

Melbourne property market is following Sydney market closely and the declines seem to accelerate. We believe it is a housing market that, although not always, but usually follows Sydney very closely. The property price correction…

Jobs and property market in Melbourne

In our view, Victoria is a leader in Australia when it comes to success of transforming the state economy from one of manufacturing to a knowledge based economy. VIC has been growing its job pool…

Melbourne capital city economics

A year in review. Today we are analysing performance of Australian capital cities. We believe that solid economic performance of capital cities is a big driver for growth of property prices. If Australian capital cities…

Taking stock of property prices, January 2019

Finally, January is coming to an end, a month of celebration, relaxation and Australia day BBQs! There is a lot to celebrate in our beautiful country, like low unemployment, independent regulators and great economy. But…