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Sydney named third worst city in the world for housing affordability

Sydney has come in third for most unaffordable housing globally, behind Hong Kong and Vancouver.

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Wages rise but growth remains at record-low levels

Wages rose 0.6% in the December quarter 2020, but maintained the historically low annual rate of 1.4%, seasonally adjusted.

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How gamers are feeling financially oppressed

We live in a society where gamers are having to fork out thousands to rise up to the challenge of next-generation gaming.

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JobSeeker permanently increased: What you need to know

The Federal Government has today announced a permanent increase to the JobSeeker rate by $50 a fortnight.

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What are deeming rates and how do they work?

You may have recently heard a fair amount of talk about deeming rates lately. Find out what they are and why they’re a hot topic right now.

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Westpac forecasts house prices to rise 20% in next two years

Westpac has forecast Australian dwelling values will rise 10% in 2021 and 2022, with the market moving into a sustained boom.

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ME Bank becomes WE as it merges with BOQ

Some 27 years after being founded by 26 super funds, challenger bank ME is changing hands.

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What is a comparison rate?

Sick of hearing about comparison rates whenever a home loan is mentioned? You shouldn’t be, because the comparison rate is extremely important.

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Unemployment falls as labour market recovery accelerates

Australia's unemployment rate fell to 6.4% in January from 6.6% in December, seasonally adjusted.

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Almost half of investors looking to buy regional or interstate in 2021

A new study has found 23% of property investors are looking to buy interstate this year, while 20% are looking regional.

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