Why Melbourne’s houses have better long-term prospects than Sydney’s

The Melbourne property market has suffered more than any other market from Covid -19. Having endured a prolonged lockdown, many are wondering what’s ahead for Melbourne real estate. Well property expert Pete Wargent recently reassured those interested in Melbourne suggesting now is a great time for for prospective homebuyers in Melbourne to prepare to buy. […]

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What impact will Melbourne’s virus lockdown have on property and economy?

Melbourne’s Covid transmission outbreak has been widely publicised by the media. Melbourne’s daily positive test rate is relatively benign by world standards (i.e. 0.5-0.6% versus 7.5% in the USA). However, the reinstated 6-week lockdown of Melbourne is likely to have a negative impact on Australia’s economy. Melbourne is responsible for producing over 19% of Australia’s […]

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What’s the impact on Melbourne’s housing market likely to be as a new round of lockdown measures are implemented?

With Melbourne returning to lockdown conditions amidst an acceleration in virus cases, it’s worthwhile looking back at the housing markets performance through the earlier lockdown period. From midnight of July 8th, residents of Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire will be unable to leave their home unless they are shopping for essential items, seeking/giving medical care, […]

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