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23 Feb 2015 (AFR) - 'Truly extraordinary' Sydney auction market clears 87pc

(23 Feb 2015, AFR, p3, Mercedes Ruehl)

‘Sydney’s red-hot property market recorded its third week straight of a preliminary auction clearance rate above 80 per cent this weekend.Preliminary figures from RP Data showed an auction clearance rate of 87.8 per cent across 633 auction results. 25 more words

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Youth Need a Hand

Ross Gittins, economics editor for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, in his article entitled ‘Youth need a hand to beat generation gap’ says ‘we’ve come to expect that each generation will be better off than its parents with more income, better housing and better healthcare.’ 426 more words

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3 Feb 2015 (AFR) - Strong house price growth surprises - sets scene for RBA

(3 Feb 2015, AFR, p34, Robert Harley)

‘Surprisingly strong house price growth in January will be a factor to be considered by the Reserve Bank when it meets to decide the cash rate on Tuesday. 34 more words

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19 Dec 2014 (AFR) - $1b of houses sell in Mosman in 2014

(19 Dec 2014, AFR, p9, Luke Malpass)

‘The Sydney suburb of Mosman has broken through a billion dollars of house sales this year to be the top suburb for house sales in the country. 52 more words

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1 Dec 2014 (AFR) - Weekend auctions point to hot summer market (spring auctions set scene for solid sales over summer)

(1 Dec 2014, AFR, p3, Rebecca Thistleton and Jacob Greber)

‘Heat in the property market kept auction clearance rates buoyant and new apartment sales were strong for the final spring weekend. 50 more words

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24 Nov 2014 (AFR) - Sydney auction sales 4000 ahead - Auction volumes keep a lid on prices

(24 Nov 2014, AFR, p9, Mercedes Ruehl)

‘Auctioneers in Sydney have sold 4000 more homes so far this year, compared with all of last year, but the crowded auction scene is keeping a lid on price growth and clearance rates. 76 more words

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12 Nov 2014 (AFR) - Perth prices lag capital gains, Sydney house prices still on top

(12 Nov 2014, AFR, p39, Rebecca Thistleton)

‘House prices fell in Perth during the September quarter, while Sydney prices gained another 2.7 per cent and Melbourne 1 per cent, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. 50 more words

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