Top safest suburbs in Melbourne

Why do top safest suburbs in Melbourne matter? Melbourne is a big city. Often deciding where to buy and live is dependent on a wide range of variables. However, if you think that safety and…

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…

Victoria population overview

Victoria remains the 2nd most populous state in Australia.  This state population has reached 6,459.8 people as at June 2018. Current growth in residents is coming from a mix of immigration and natural births. VIC is increasing its…

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…