Insights

New escape route from ‘mortgage prison’ could soon be unlocked

The Reserve Bank’s decision to keep the cash rate on hold today won’t save the 1.6 million households at risk of mortgage...

19 March 2024

Demand for Large Format Retail signals increased investment opportunity

JLL Retail Investments Australia & New Zealand has released their latest insights on the Large Format Retail (LFR) sub-sector, highlighting...

7 March 2024

Demand for Large Format Retail signals increased investment opportunity

JLL Retail Investments Australia & New Zealand has released their latest insights on the Large Format Retail (LFR) sub-sector, highlighting...

23 February 2024

Employee Engagement

A majority of workers are not engaged at work.  According to a latest survey by Gallup, 67% of employees in Australia...

8 December 2023

The Mortgage Repayment Ratio

Australian home buyers are facing the worst mortgage affordability crisis in more than 30 years.  New data highlights an average...

2 November 2023

Theft Statistics (2019-2023)

A 20% increase in stock losses reported by Coles has triggered speculation of a rise in theft due to cost-of-living...

19 October 2023

Number of Landlords by Taxable Income (2021)

New figures from the ATO busts the myth that property investment is the province of the rich in Australia. The...

28 September 2023

Renting is Becoming More Popular with High Income Households

Residential rents are on the rise. What is less well known, is that high income households are becoming a much larger...

20 September 2023

Would I Struggle to Pay a Major Expense?

Half of Australians say they would struggle to pay an unexpected large bill.  In February, the Resolve Political Monitor survey found...

5 September 2023