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Are You Really Ready to Sell Your Home?

Listing just to see what happens may seem like a good idea, but putting a home on the market too soon can backfire in a big way. 677 more words

Real Estate

The model of Australia’s “Economic Miracle”

This is Australia’s economy in one slide.

Residential property represents 60% of national wealth! Actually, it is even more if you remember that a sizable part of super (pension funds) is invested in houses too… Plus, a good share of stocks is property related as well (e.g. 210 more words

Story About Australia

RBA stuck

Great slide from the NAB budget presentation:

The RBA is in a cleft stick:

  • Raising interest rates would increase mortgage stress and threaten stability of the banking system.
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Australia & NZ

The Housing Bubble isn’t a Bubble- it’s a Blister.

The Housing Bubble isn’t a Bubble- it’s a Blister.

by K.K. MacKinstry

It’s going to hurt when it pops.

Low interest rates have reflated the housing bubble by enticing buyers to enter the market or buy bigger homes while rates are low, with the looming Fed threat that rates will rise quickly. 514 more words

Foreclosure

3 Reasons the Housing Market is NOT in a Bubble

With housing prices appreciating at levels that far exceed historical norms, some are fearful that the market is heading for another bubble. To alleviate that fear, we just need to look back at the reasons that caused the bubble ten years ago. 260 more words

Daily Updates

[Part II] Is there a Housing Bubble in Hong Kong?

The domestic property price indice for Hong Kong has tripled since 2009, according to latest data from the Rating and Valuation Department of HKSAR. With continue skyrocketing property prices for domestic, office, retail and flatted factories, there has been controversies about whether a bubble exist in the Hong Kong property market. 788 more words

Hong Kong