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2 Apr 2014 (TheAge) - Surging home prices defying RBA warnings of speculation

(2 April 2014, The Age, p9, Glenda Kwek)

‘Home prices have surged in March in a sign that the boom in the property market is continuing after a pause in February. 58 more words

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“Brisbane housing market continues to run contrary to expectations…” says real estate expert Tim Lawless – click to view listen to RP Data’s monthly market analysis. 7 more words

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31 Mar 2014 (TheAge, SMH) - Heat off as abundance of stock reduces clearance rate

(31 March 2014, The Age, BusinessDay, p23, Nicole Lindsay)

‘Some of the heat in the market dissipated over the weekend as clearance rates weakened under the pressure of record stock volumes. 37 more words

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10 Mar 2014 (AFR) - Sydney auctions hot as investor pays $2.6m for beach retreat

(10 March 2014, AFR, p7, Larry Schlesinger)

‘The beachside home of the late former Northern Territory administrator Roger Bede Nott was the top selling property at auction last weekend as the Sydney market showed no signs of slowing down. 38 more words

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4 Mar 2014 (AFR) - Sydney units now cost more than Melbourne houses

(4 March 2014, AFR, p1, Rebecca Thistleton)

‘The average Sydney flat now costs more than the average Melbourne house. Figures from RP Data out on Monday estimate Sydney’s median price for apartments is now $530,000, compared with the $515,000 median price for a Melbourne home, a consequence of the rapid growth in Sydney property prices that has triggered concerns of a price bubble.’ 10 more words

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3 Mar 2014 (AFR) - Property prices hit ‘temporary’ flat spot in February

(3 March 2014, AFR, p3, Larry Schlesinger)

‘Investors are expected to continue to drive up property prices this year despite the market cooling in the capital cities, apart from Sydney, in February, economists said. 44 more words

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26 Feb 2014 (AFR) - Heat coming off home price growth, latest figures show

(26 Feb 2014, AFR, p3, Rebecca Thistleton)

‘The price momentum which propelled home values in 2013 has shown signs of flat-lining. The daily and weekly housing indexes from RP Data-Rismark have weakened after climbing consistently last year. 38 more words

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