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Melbourne Real Estate Recap: 21-27 July 2012

July 27, 2012


Recap #5! First home buyers warned to have a buffer against rate rises. Link Developers targeting the single household demographic as it is growing. Link Review of the weekend auction numbers and a bit of forecasting analysis. Link The fastest growing unit markets in VIC and NSW. Link Governor of the Reserve Bank saying house prices are […]

Melbourne Real Estate Recap: 14-20 July 2012

July 20, 2012


House prices drop 5%. Great interactive map. Loving the comments in this article. Link Melbourne property listings are rising four times faster than the national average. Link Vendors seem to prefer selling via private sale rather than auction. Link Graph of median prices for houses and units for the past five years. Link via @REIVictoria Median […]

Melbourne Real Estate Recap: 7–13 July 2012

July 13, 2012


Recap #4! “MELBOURNE’S urban fringe has been swamped with 35,000 unsold homes.” Link “Home owners facing loan repayment disaster” Good article with great discussion in comments. Link House prices flattening out, yet still out of reach. Link ANZ report boasting 5% capital growth in housing market to 2014. Link Not Melbourne related, but “The U.S. […]

Melbourne Real Estate Recap: 30 June – 6 July 2012

July 6, 2012


Recap #3! “The clearance rate in Victoria this weekend was the same as in NSW: 59% @REINSWnews #melbRE #sydRE @RealestateVIEW” @REIVictoria There are no signs of a recovery just yet. Link Article with some fancy graphs showing house prices recovering over the past month. Funny that the article above is all about the fact there isn’t a recovery. Link Rezoning […]