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Melbourne Tops Property Growth Over 20 Years With 335% Gains: CoreLogic

Melbourne property prices grew an eye watering 334.8 per cent over the 20 years to January 2018, as new data from CoreLogic reveals the long-term cyclical nature of Australian property markets. Over the last five years, Sydney prices, grew the most strongly, rising 64.4 per cent. Source: CoreLogic. The CoreLogic analysis of previous five-year periods Read More
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Melbourne Has Cemented Itself As Australia’s Fastest-Growing City.

The Victorian capital, along with Sydney and Brisbane, accounted for more than 70 per cent of the country’s population growth in the 2016-17 financial year. But scratch beneath the surface and the story of what drives growth varies significantly in Australia’s three largest cities. For the first time the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has Read More
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What Has Triggered West Footscray’s Suburb Growth?

ONCE a “sleepy hollow” suburb with few restaurants or cafes, West Footscray is undergoing a chic transformation. So what has triggered the turnaround? WEST Footscray is proof that a decade can transform a suburb, with an influx of young families triggering its gentrification. Once part of Melbourne’s more undesirable areas, the suburb is now predicted Read More
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Melbourne No. 1 On Housing Industry Association’s Top 20 Building Growth Areas

Melbourne’s population boom, rising infrastructure projects and a growing services sector has put the Victorian capital city at the top of the Housing Industry Association’s latest list of top 20 building growth areas. Twelve out of the top 20 areas in the latest “Hotspots Report” are in Melbourne. “This year’s Hotspots Report is a tale Read More