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July 13, 2018, 1:26 a.m.

Port Stephens Property Factsheet 1st Half of 2018

The Port Stephens property market recorded a median house price of $637,500 and $479,000 for units in Q1 2018, representing an annual price growth of 2.7% and 6.4% respectively. Over the same time, house prices in The Port Stephens Council Local Government Area (LGA) grew by 7.5% to $570,000 and unit prices grew by 8.2% to $437,000. This suggests that Port Stephens offers a more premium market than the wider LGA whilst remaining more affordable when compared to Sydney’s median house and other dwelling prices of $1,150,357 and $740,000. Buyers are urged to capitalise on capital growth and affordability in Port Stephens.

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May 28, 2018, 4:35 a.m.

Q2 2018 Key Market Indicators – New South Wales

New South Wales has again earned the gold award nationally for most improved number of first home buyer loans in the PRDnationwide Q2 2018 Key Market Indicator Awards. For 2 consecutive quarters NSW has achieved the gold award nationally for most improved number of first home buyer loans, with a 74.9% increase over the past 12 months to the December quarter of 2017. Surprisingly, this result surpasses NSW’ previous achievement in quarter 2 (70.9% increase over 12 months to the September quarter of 2017).

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May 14, 2018, 12:23 a.m.

Ready, Set, Go Regional 2018

The PRDnationwide ‘Ready, Set, GO Regional 2018’ report is a timely ‘go to’ guide for home buyers and investors on affordable options in regional areas. The report highlights regional areas in Queensland, Victoria, New South Wales and Tasmania that not only highlight house price affordability, but also show promising growth indicators for local jobs and a sustainable economic future.

Green Guide

March 18, 2018, 11:23 p.m.

Your Green Guide – Residential Real Estate 2018

PRDnationwide, through the Australia Research Council Linkage project funded by the Australian Federal Government, is proud to release Your Green Guide - Residential Real Estate 2018 and an accompanying Green House Scorecard. This work is a culmination of 3 years of research, in collaboration with Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Germany, and other key industry partners.

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March 6, 2018, 7:15 a.m.

Q1 2018 Key Market Indicators – New South Wales

New South Wales wins the gold award for most improved number of first home buyer loans for the period of September quarter 2016 - September quarter 2017, reporting an extraordinary growth of 70.9%. This is an unexpected result considering the comparative prices between Sydney and other capital cities, however it is an encouraging sign for the state as it shows that current land release and first home buyer policies are working. Furthermore, New South Wales takes out the silver award for the highest number of first home buyer loans for the September quarter 2017, registering 6,775 first home buyer loans.

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Dec. 5, 2017, 2:14 a.m.

Q4 2017 PRD Key Market Indicators - New South Wales

Believe it or not… New South Wales’ (NSW) home loan affordability decreased at a slower rate in comparison to Victoria, -1.5% versus -2.0% respectively, over the past 12 months (to June 2017). This is the first time this has happened in 3 years, potentially suggesting a shift in unaffordability in Melbourne and the return of sustainable rate of price growth in Sydney. The PRDnationwide Q4 2017 Key Economic Indicators provide consumers with a quick snapshot of the current state of affairs from an economic and property perspective. The PRDnationwide Key Economic Indicators cover both national and state level data.

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Nov. 22, 2017, 1:42 a.m.

Sydney Hotspots - 2nd Half 2017

The PRDnationwide Sydney hotspots report analyses all suburbs within the Greater City of Sydney region, providing valuable insights and highlights of the property market for the rest of 2017 and into 2018.

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Nov. 13, 2017, 12:36 a.m.

Port Stephens Research Factsheet 2nd Half of 2017

The Port Stephens property market recorded a median house price of $632,500 and $445,750 for units in Q3 2017, representing an annual price change of 12.5% and -4.1% respectively. Port Stephens prices are well above Port Stephens LGA, indicating it is a sought after market by buyers and investors.

Key Economic Indicators PRDnationwide Property Reports

Sept. 19, 2017, 1:43 a.m.

Q3 2017 Key Market Indicators – New South Wales

The results are in: New South Wales’ home loan affordability has increased by 3.7% over the past 12 months, to 27.7index points. Although still the lowest index reading compared to the rest of Australia, its affordability growth is on par with Queensland (3.6%). The PRDnationwide Q3 2017 Key Economic Indicators provide consumers with a quick snapshot of the current state of affairs from an economic and property perspective. The PRDnationwide Key Economic Indicators cover both national and state level data.

Key Economic Indicators PRDnationwide Property Reports

Sept. 19, 2017, 12:27 a.m.

Q3 2017 Key Market Indicators

The results are in: Australia’s home loan affordability has improved by 4.4% over the past 12months, at 32.9 index points in March 2017. The Northern Territory leads the way with 10.2% improved affordability (47.4 index points), followed by Victoria at 6.6% (30.8 index points). The PRDnationwide Q3 2017 Key Economic Indicators provide consumers with a quick snapshot of the current state of affairs from an economic and property perspective. The PRDnationwide Key Economic Indicators cover both national and state level data.