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Sydney's housing market downturn could end up being the longest on record
Opinion
Opinion

Sydney's housing market downturn could end up being the longest on record

Sydney's property slump could rival the downturn in the early 1990s that coincided with Australia’s last recession in 1991.

  • by David Scutt

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How can we help our children save for a home?
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Property market

How can we help our children save for a home?

Personal finance expert George Cochrane answers your questions.

  • by George Cochrane
Home prices skid, Sydney down most since 1990
Property prices

Home prices skid, Sydney down most since 1990

Home prices in Sydney - once the nation's hottest market - posted their worst annual performance since 1990 in October.

  • by Swati Pandey & Kate Ashton
ACT housing strategy helps government work towards greater good
Opinion
Opinion

ACT housing strategy helps government work towards greater good

A secure home is fundamental, and the ACT's new housing strategy is aimed at making that dream affordable for people from all walks of life.

  • by Yvette Berry
Cheapest in the country: Perth land values take another hit
Property development

Cheapest in the country: Perth land values take another hit

Urban Development Institute of Australia figures released today revealed Perth land prices were down 3.9 per cent for the year making the city cheaper than Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane and on par with Adelaide.

  • by staff writers
Canberra's apartment boom shows no signs of slowing, but should you buy one?
Property market

Canberra's apartment boom shows no signs of slowing, but should you buy one?

Apartments are becoming the norm for first-home buyers in Canberra, but the market is still in its infancy.

  • by Sally Pryor
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Don't confuse charming banjo frog with unloved, pestilent toad
Opinion
Opinion

Don't confuse charming banjo frog with unloved, pestilent toad

There has apparently been some confusion about the identification of cane toads.

Seeking a solution to the housing problem
Opinion
Opinion

Seeking a solution to the housing problem

If you’re hearing a distant drumming sound lately, it’s coming from rational economists repeatedly beating their heads against the wall.

  • by Simon Cowan
Why Cat Beerworth lives in Bungendore and commutes to Canberra each day
Canberra

Why Cat Beerworth lives in Bungendore and commutes to Canberra each day

The number of people living in Bungendore and working in Canberra has doubled in 10 years.

  • by Han Nguyen
Buying off the plan? Just read the small print
Property market

Buying off the plan? Just read the small print

It seems obvious: if a new property is advertised as a certain size, then that's the size your finished home will be. But there's a legal snag.

  • by Steve Evans
Softer housing market puts pressure on surplus, economists say

Softer housing market puts pressure on surplus, economists say

Falling property prices and sales are presenting a challenge for the Andrews government.

  • by Benjamin Preiss & Tom Cowie