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Homebuyers could be offered grant of $25,000 to build or renovate

Details of the proposed homebuyers grant are still scarce as the government works to finalise the scheme, but early reports say the grant could be around $25,000.

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7 in 10 Australians think we'll be in a recession in the next 12 months

Seven in 10 Australians expect the country will enter a recession in the next 12 months, according to Switzer Financial Group.

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Sydney and Melbourne drive national house price falls in May

House prices fell nationally in their first month-on-month decline since June 2019, with five of the eight capital cities recording price drops in May.

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Government set to unveil new homebuyer grants to boost residential construction

The Federal Government will reportedly unveil new homeowner grants to revive the residential construction sector in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Australian investors dumping property in favour of stocks

New research shows Australians would prefer to invest in the sharemarket than property at the moment.

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AHURI announces research projects that aim to improve housing after COVID-19 pandemic

Housing affordability, rent reform and economic stimulus are all on the agenda as the economy recovers from COVID-19, amid fears over high-density living for low-income earners.

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First Home Loan Deposit Scheme reaches capacity

The Morrison Government's First Home Loan Deposit Scheme has been filled, after the 10,000 limit of borrower guarantees was reached last week.

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Now that it’s a renters market, should you take advantage and find a new rental?

Vacancy rates are surging and rents are falling, presenting a tempting opportunity for tenants to find a better rental for a potentially cheaper price.

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Westpac throws lifeline to keep struggling mortgage holders afloat

Westpac has announced it will allow customers to change the conditions of their mortgage repayments without a serviceability assessment.

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Sydney house prices could tumble 15%, Melbourne 17% in 2021: HSBC

Sydney house prices could fall by 15% in 2021, while Melbourne prices could plummet by as much as 17% according to forecasts from HSBC.

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