RBA Update

RBA Interest Rate Cut? – Are You Kidding Me?

Nope, not kidding, just look at the recent situation in/around Australia: There is little doubt that the Australian real estate boom is over. Both Melbourne and Sydney markets are already on the decline. The volume builders are throwing deals on the table, which is a sure sign that they are experiencing declining order books and [...]

2019-08-01T12:28:46+00:00March 21st, 2019|RBA Update|

Why The Rollercoaster?

Each month we wait and hear if the Reserve Bank will increase, leave them unchanged, or decrease interest rates. While a lot is written on the effects of a rise or fall, the reasons behind rate movements are rarely discussed. Setting interest rates is a complex process and to describe all elements of influence would [...]

2018-07-31T08:02:38+00:00July 10th, 2018|RBA Update|

Demographic data reveals that the rate of population growth accelerated in 2016

The latest demographic data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that the national rate of population growth accelerated in 2016.  Australia’s population continues to increase rapidly with the majority of population growth occurring with the two most populous states.  New South Wales and Victoria combined accounted for 70.5% of national population growth over [...]

2017-07-27T12:22:13+00:00June 28th, 2017|RBA Update|