Rental market takes a hit from COVID-19
While the rental market is starting to show signs of the impact of COVID-19, the buyer market is holding up relatively well, for now. Search activity has slowed over the past two weeks but it is still well up compared to the same time last year.
Six month moratorium on evicting residential tenants during the coronavirus shutdown
Tenants and landlords are left in limbo as to how they will be affected by COVID-19
Will rent reductions put landlords at risk?
The big four banks are letting borrowers hit pause on their payments, but this is no mortgage holiday
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Where Is a Mortgage Cheaper Than Rent?
Corelogic data suggests that more than a third of properties across Australia (33.9pc) had estimated mortgage repayments that were less than weekly rental repayments. Most of these (20pc) were located in regional Queensland, namely the Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast.
Which banks passed on the March RBA rate cut?
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