Two share economy startups join forces

There are car-sharing apps (such as Popcar or Car Next Door) and there are house-sharing apps like Airbnb, but for the first time in Australia, two of these share-economy platforms are teaming up to trial a new affordable way of living.

10 Sydney property market predictions for 2020

Australia’s most-talked-about property market, Sydney, looks to be heating up at the moment, with a 5% gain in median home values over the three months to 31 October 2019.

MyState Bank axes savings account rate

Non-major bank MyState has cut the maximum interest rate on its Bonus Saver savings account by 25 basis points to 2.00% p.a.

Population growth stifles housing affordability

While the recent property downturn improved asking prices and serviceability, affordability in Sydney and Melbourne remains an issue due to high population growth.