Rob Mellor and Lisa Montgomery
16 March 2010
Are interest rates and the withdrawal of government assistance taking a toll on investors? BIS Shrapnel’s Rob Mellor and Resi Mortgage’s Lisa Montgomery discuss.
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Where does our property expert sit on the debate over whether Australia ails from a property bubble set to burst? John McGrath shares his thoughts on the Wall Street Journalâs claims.
How is Australia dealing with a two-speed economy? Bankwest chief economist Alan Langford shares what he is seeing in his home state and abroad.
How much will an empty nest cost you? Research reveals 1 in 5 baby boomer parents expect to fork out towards their Gen Y children's first homes. RaboDirectâs Greg McAweeney examines the implication of this inter-generational conflict.
With real estate price decline in all capital cities, what affect will yesterdayâs rates decision have on your bricks-and-mortar investments? Matusik Property Insightsâ Michael Matusik shares his outlook on the property sector.
Once seen as the safe haven investment choice, the housing sector has been battered by rising interest rates and conservative consumers in recent times. BIS Shrapnelâs Dr Frank Gelber injects some good sense into property market analysis.
To fix or not to fix? With the Reserve Bank likely to hold on interest rates until the next round of inflation data, Damian Smith, CEO of RateCity, puts this hefty hip pocket question into focus.
Genworthâs Ellie Comerford and RFiâs Alan Shields reveal the biggest challenges for homebuyers. What do those in the property game â or those thinking of making a play â need to keep top of mind?
More than 40,000 Australians are living off the equity in their houses, with the reverse mortgage market in excess of $3 billion. Deloitteâs James Hickey and SEQUALâs Kevin Conlon discuss.
With the latest figures suggesting a split decision on the trajectory for real estate prices, is property destined to head up or down? Donât miss John McGrathâs market analysis, as well as his top property picks.
Housing bubble debate: John Edwards, Residex CEO, says thereâs no threat of a housing bubble in Australia, and gives his view on the state of the sector.
Housing bubble debate: Professor Steve Keen argues Australia has a real estate bubble and with the massive overload of debt it will eventually burst.
Real estate â are prices on the up or set to fall? John McGrath shares his views on the outlook for property, as well as his top property picks.
Yet again, the RBA opted to leave the cash rate on hold. Terry McCrann, Newsâ leading business commentator, uncovers why the central bank did what they did.
John McGrath shines the spotlight on whatâs going on in the housing and real estate sector at the moment.
Dr John Hewson uncovers the logic behind the RBAâs pause on rates. Is the big bank straightening up to fly right? Or are they way off course?
Amid talk of housing bubbles and collapsing prices, Charles Tarbey, chairman of Century 21 and a doyen of Australian real estate, shares his view on the future of the property market.
The Big Apple boasts some of the most expensive real estate in the world. Peter Switzer catches up with Pamela Liebman, CEO of The Corcoran Group, to see where the New York property market is headed.
With reports of a mortgage mess in the US set to scuttle the American banking system, we turn to Ron Bewley and Clifford Bennett to assess the damage.
As the mortgage market mess continues to spook Wall Street, are local investors set for sleepless nights ahead? To see whatâs in store, we turn to Deutsche Bankâs Tim Baker.
Donât miss the outlook for commercial property with BIS Shrapnelâs Dr Frank Gelber. Is now the time to jump into this sector?
The Reserve Bank Board surprised the market by keeping the official cash rate on hold for the fifth straight month. So what does this mean for the mortgage market and your home loan? To find out, we speak with Lisa Claes, executive director mortgages at ING Direct.
Are interest rates and the withdrawal of government assistance taking a toll on investors? BIS Shrapnelâs Rob Mellor and Resi Mortgageâs Lisa Montgomery discuss.
The outlook for commercial property with one of the countryâs most respected economic forecasters and economists â BIS Shrapnelâs Chief economist, Dr Frank Gelber.
Double-digit growth in property prices adds up to good news for investors. To find out more, donât miss John McGrathâs market outlook.
The RP Data-Rismark Hedonic Home Value Index showed house prices soared almost 12 per cent last year â so, is it a case of higher and higher when it comes to your property?
Aussie house prices hit a fresh high in the last quarter, and now, with news that rents are set to skyrocket this year, we show you how to protect your investment with Ewan Mortonâs tips for perfecting property management.
To fix or not to fix? To find out, Peter Switzer caught up with RateCityâs Damian Smith. Watch now as he shows you how you can shave years, and thousands of dollars, off your home loan.
Extra money poured into the First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) sparked new life into the property market, but as the economy recovers and the incentives are wound back, where will it leave the real estate market? To find out, Peter Switzer speaks with Sam White from Ray White Real Estate.