housing affordability

131 results tagged "housing affordability":
stamp duty v land tax nsw
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Stamp duty vs. land tax: which one would cost you more?

The NSW government's plan to abolish stamp duty in favour of a broad-based land tax is a bid to remove one of the major hurdles people face if they want to move homes. Under the proposed changes, announced as a part of the state budget, home buyers ... More
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rba cash rate
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Don't expect rates to rise until at least 2024: RBA

Australians should expect the cash rate to stay at its current historic low of 0.10% until at least 2024. "The board will not increase the cash rate until actual inflation is sustainably within the 2 to 3% target range," said RBA governor Philip Lowe ... More
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what the federal budget means for property investors
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What the Federal Budget means for property investors

In one of the most significant Federal Budgets in recent memory, the government has introduced some important changes designed to support the property market and maintain a robust investing climate. But for the average investor, what does it all mean? ... More
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