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  1. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Australians lured to residential market by record-low interest rates

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Australian banks face higher risk as self-funded retirees and others push for piece of a boom Investors lured by record-low mortgage rates Dharmendra Singh has spent A$1.3 million (HK$9.4 million) since July on two houses 39 kilometres northwest of Sydney, drawing on an existing mortgage to pay a deposit on one and taking out two new loans. "Low interest rates ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1322224/australians-lured-residential-market-record-low-interest
  2. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Australian homeowners paying off mortgages at breakneck pace

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 05:20am by Reuters

    ... as houses" has been an oxymoron since the global financial crisis. But it still has a resonance for Australians who use their homes as a piggy bank, salting away money by paying down their mortgages ... in their homes by paying down their mortgages at an accelerated pace. "It's a huge advantage for the market," says Michael Workman, a senior economist at Commonwealth Bank, who estimates ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1494491/australian-homeowners-paying-mortgages-breakneck-pace
  3. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Bitcoin meets bricks and mortar

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:47am by Bloomberg

    ... world Forsyth Real Estate, a Sydney-based property broker, will accept property deposits and payments from sellers in virtual currency bitcoin to lure business from Chinese homebuyers. ... had not yet taken deposits in the virtual currency, it expected to soon, Johnston said. The broker is Australia's first property agency to accept bitcoins, the most popular digital ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1462527/bitcoin-meets-bricks-and-mortar
  4. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Investors dominate the Australian housing market

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... at broker Andrew Ienna's open houses in Sydney's western suburbs as low borrowing costs lift returns on rentals, and high prices and deposits scare off first-time buyers. The value ... city centre. "First-home buyers struggle to get a deposit together, so there is going to be more of a rental crisis. That's good for landlords." From Sydney's inner suburbs ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1189295/investors-dominate-australian-housing-market

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