The Council of Financial Regulators has warned there are signs of increased risk-taking in the lending market for property.
The Vines WA faces a nervous wait to see how the public responds to plans to build more than 300 homes on holes at the 30-year-old golf course.
Most people in Perth will be living in million-dollar houses in just over ten years, with the median price set to hit the million-dollar mark in 2033.
The impact of the recent explosion in house prices has been laid bare in a new report which warns Australia is sitting on a “time bomb”.
With the waiting list for public housing continuing to balloon, the McGowan Government is looking to homes that can provide a quick fix — and it may have found the solution.
When you go to bed tonight spare a thought for little Alice who sleeps in a car with her mother. The rental squeeze means more families like hers are forced into homelessness — leaving kids to suffer.
New research, released today, claims the rate of consumption will mean demand outstrips supply in under four years.
Housing Industry Association figures show new home sales rose 15.2 per cent in May, even though the HomeBuilder scheme came to an end.
The Albany-founded company’s collapse leaves 30 homes unfinished in Perth and Great Southern.
Australia’s biggest brickmaker says WA is going strong, but shortages are delaying home completions.
Property investment in WA has more than doubled in the past year — but there is still room for further growth according to those in the know.
You know FOMO is alive and well when you learn kids are being urged to hit up their parents for a loan. The trouble is, mum and dad don’t always appreciate what can happen if things turn bad.
A regular four-by-two home currently listed in Canning Vale is attracting nearly 350 online visitors every week, in a further sign of Perth’s runaway property market. SEE THE FULL LIST.
Multiplex will build the luxurious $350m The Grove Residences, the most expensive apartment complex in WA history — and it looks out of this world.
In just one month, Australian homebuyers racked up an eye-watering amount of debt and broke a record in the process.
New home loan commitments have hit another record, reaching $31 billion in April, the Australian Bureau of Statistics reported on Friday.
West Australians spend about a quarter of the family income on mortgage repayments, making WA the most affordable State to buy in Australia.
The city’s housing frenzy continues, with the median price sitting at $510,000 — a huge 10 per cent jump since July. Here are the suburbs that boast the biggest growth.
National home prices rose by a further 2.2 per cent in May to be 10.6 per cent higher over the year, while new house approvals rose to a new record high.
Colin Brinsden, AAP Economics and Business Correspondent
Combined housing loans for owner-occupiers and investors are growing at an annual rate of 4.4 per cent, the highest in more than two years.
Rocketing property prices have got retirees thinking it’s a good time to sell the family home and move into something more manageable. But it definitely isn’t all upside, writes Ben Harvey.
Australian cities need more "urban experiences" in the sprawling outer suburbs, a partner at a leading national planning and design consultancy says.
Tradie-turned-rich-lister Luke Herbert has just paid $10.25 million for a home on the street through his company East Pilbara Properties.
Perth’s median property price may not have fully recovered yet from the recent downturn, but 20 suburbs have broken away from the pack and are selling at their highest ever price.
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