The reserve bank of Australia decides to keep rates on hold

RBA rates on hold for 29th consecutive month

The Royal Bank of Australia yesterday announced that interest rates will remain at 1.5 per cent, where it has sat ever since August 2016.   RBA governor Philip Lowe said the low interest rate would continue to support the economy: “Further progress in reducing unemployment and having inflation return to target is expected, although this[…]

The Melbourne Property Market Is Cooling

The Melbourne property market is confirmed to be in a cooling condition due to the drop in auction clearance rates in many suburbs since the start of the year. Data collected by the Domain Group from January to March shows clearance rates were lower compared to the same months in 2017. In some suburbs, the[…]