The fallout from overseas tempests mean values here aren't going anywhere fast, writes David Potts.
It could be the opportunity of a lifetime. Certainly a lot of people think so as they take advantage of the high Australian dollar by picking up bargain properties in the US or Britain.
Philip Hopkins PROPERTY sentiment in Victoria has turned sour and is the second worst in the country.
David Potts Home prices will halve over the next few years, says the only forecaster to have predicted both the record sharemarket run to 2007 as well as the subsequent GFC. And that was in 1993.
Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon THE champagne tasted a little sweeter this Melbourne Cup, thanks to the Reserve Bank's line-ball decision to reduce interest rates.
Penny Pryor Project engineer Emma Challands would like to be in a position to retire before 40.
Chris Zappone SLUMPING home prices and persistently poor housing affordability helped lift quarterly rent yields for the first time in nine months, raising hopes for an improved real estate market this year.
Carolyn Cummins The virtues of investing directly into property by asset acquisitions or indirectly through real estate investment trusts have been brought to the fore.
UNDER THE RADAR
Richard Hemming Perpetual’s Small Cap chief, Jack Collopy, has spent about $100 million on stocks in the past six weeks.
George Cochrane She wants a safe investment that can be liquidated quickly should she need money to go into a nursing home.
David Potts Hold your horses if you're thinking about the Medibank Private float.
THE 'HONEST' BROKER
Marcus Padley Having the edge on the share market is not about having the information that affects a share price, it's about handling that information more efficiently.
THE MOTLEY FOOL
Scott Phillips Look past the European cars to those who are really rich.
John Collett & David Potts Perpetual is seeking at least $150 million to float an investment company. John Collett & David Potts report
Noel Whittaker Should a couple put money into managed funds and use the income to pay down their mortgage?
THE MOTLEY FOOL
Scott Phillips Evolution taught us to follow the herd. But the herd is often wrong.
See how Australia's biggest listed companies performed this week
John Collett Global economic fears and the Ebola scare have and sent Australia's shares tumbling. But some experts can see an upside.
CHILDREN OF DUNE
Stephen Crafti Today’s beach homes are a far cry from their predecessors but are they a good investment?
Daryl Dixon The good times for superannuation fund and other share investors may have come to an end.