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20170608 Sub-region

CoreLogic National Auction Preview, week ending 11 June 2017

Upcoming auctions With next Monday a public holiday across most states including New South Wales and Victoria, auction activity is much more subdued this week, with 1,132 auctions currently being tracked by CoreLogic, slightly higher than this time last year when 1,100 auctions were held. Although Melbourne is usually the busiest auction market, this week […]

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It looks as if sea change and tree change is gathering pace

The latest internal migration data shows that an increasing number of inter-state and intra-state population movements are to either sea change/tree change regions or the outskirts of the capital cities.  Each year the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) publishes data on internal migration across the regions of Australia. Internal migration data counts the number of […]

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20170605- Sydney

Preliminary clearance rate holds above 70% as the number of auctions held slips lower

The first week of winter saw auction volumes fall, with 2,545 homes taken to auction, compared to 2,885 the previous week. The preliminary clearance rate across the combined capital cities was higher (73.9 per cent) compared with last week’s finalised result, which was the third lowest clearance rate so far this year (71.3 per cent). […]

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20170601 CC auctions

CoreLogic National Auction Preview, week ending 4 June 2017

Upcoming auctions The number of auctions scheduled to take place across the combined capital cities is expected to fall this week, with 2,357 currently being tracked by CoreLogic. In Melbourne and Sydney, auction activity is set to decrease across the two major markets, with 1,089 Melbourne homes scheduled to go to auction, down from last […]

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High LVR lending is easing up with a further slowdown expected

Data released by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) earlier this week has shown that high loan to value ratio (LVR) lending continues to fall indicating new buyers are in many instances using larger deposits.  The latest authorised deposit-taking institution (ADI) property exposures data for the March 2017 quarter revealed the ongoing trend as a […]

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How much do you need to enter the housing market?

In this week’s Property Pulse we take a look at the true cost of saving for a deposit and the impost of stamp duty for first home buyers trying to buy a home for owner occupation. The first chart highlights the 25th percentile prices for houses and units across each of the capital cities.  The […]

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20170529 Sydney

Preliminary auction clearance rate remains strong, while auction volumes increased slightly across the combined capital cities

The amount of auction activity across the capital cities increased slightly this week, up from 2,824 last week to 2,850 this week, while this time last year auction volumes were lower, with 2,480 homes taken to auction across the combined capital cities. This week’s preliminary weighted average clearance rate across the combined capitals was 74.6 […]

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20170525 Region

CoreLogic National Auction Preview, week ending 28 May 2017

Upcoming auctions It is expected that auction activity will remain relatively steady over the week across the combined capital cities, with volumes set to see only a slight decrease week-on-week. There are 2,668 combined capital city auctions currently being tracked by CoreLogic this week, decreasing from the 2,824 auctions held last week, and higher than […]

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Buyer demand moves off the floor in mining regions

Most mining towns have seen their property prices crushed over recent years as commodity prices have fallen and investment has dried up.  In this week’s Pulse we take a look at how some of these major mining regions are faring. As resource investment has stalled over recent years, demand for housing in towns linked to […]

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20170521 Adelaide

Preliminary figures show 77.2 per cent of auctions were successful across the combined capital cities, while auction activity rises week-on-week

Auction activity across the combined capital cities increased this week, up from 2,409 auctions last week, to 2,794 this week, making it the sixth busiest week this year. This week’s weighted average clearance rate across the combined capitals was 77.2 per cent, increasing from a final clearance rate of 72.8 per cent over the previous […]

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