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Housing market concerns stay RBA on rates

Worries about the state of Australia's housing market, persistent high levels of debt and the high Aussie dollar convinced the Reserve Bank to keep its official interest rate on hold in September, despite improvements in the jobs market.

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Mortgage arrears hit record levels

Australian mortgage arrears have hit their highest rate in five years and are set to increase, according to new data.

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Home sales pick up but below a year ago

The past week has been the busiest for auctions since June but the clearance rate was down on a year ago, and prices were flat across the key capital cities with Sydney's values actually falling.

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Deposit key to home ownership: RBA study

First-home buyers who manage to save for a steep deposit despite higher house prices are in a better financial position to pay off their loan, a study by Reserve Bank economists has found.

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Auctions up as Aussie house prices steady

House price growth is continuing to plateau across the nation's capital cities, despite a rebound in auction clearance rates.

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Govt pushes first home buyer super scheme

The Turnbull government will present to parliament its much-spruiked plan to help first home buyers save for a deposit through superannuation.

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Home loan approvals jump 2.9% in July

The number of home loan approvals has risen 2.9 per cent in July, beating market expectations for an increase of 1.0 per cent.

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House prices on pause after APRA pinch

Sydney's once fast paced property market ground to a halt in August, and prices barely moved across the nation.

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Home auction volumes fall

The number of homes going under the hammer has fallen across the nation over the past week, while housing prices have hardly moved.

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Signs of new pace in property market

Home sales around the nation picked up over the past week with sales at auction reaching their highest level since June but activity in the housing market remains below where it was a year ago.

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Apartment slump pushes home sales down

Fewer new apartments were sold in Australia in July, contributing to a slide in all new home sales in the month.

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Land, capital gains tax for housing: CEDA

Stamp duty on homes should be dumped and a larger portion of capital gains made on property should be taxed, according to a leading independent national think-tank.

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McGrath diversifies in face of difficulty

Real estate agency McGrath is looking to build revenue streams outside of property sales after its full-year profit dropped 42 per cent to $4.87 million amid low listing volumes and the departure of key agents.

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Mortgage Choice profit up 13.5% to $22.2m

Home loan broker Mortgage Choice has lifted full-year profit 13.5 per cent to $22.2 million after growing its loan book to a record $53.4 billion.

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Vic govt turns real estate matchmaker

Victorians will soon be able to find a long term relationship with a landlord as the government turns online matchmaker for lengthy lease agreements.

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Aussies losing faith in home ownership

More than one third of Australians who are either home owners or aspire to buy in the future no longer believe it's the best way to guarantee their financial future.

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Reno catch-up likely as house prices grow

Aussies will swing back into the renovation game over coming years as wages growth starts to pick up and the jobs market improves, an economist says.

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New Melbourne suburb to house 22,000

Up to 22,000 people are expected to call Mt Atkinson home, with plans approved for the new suburb 30km west of Melbourne.

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Home loans lift ANZ to $1.79b Q3 profit

ANZ has reported a third-quarter cash profit of $1.79 billion, helped by strong growth in owner-occupier mortgage lending.

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