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November 2020
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Welcome to this month’s Smartline Report. As we approach the end of a very different and difficult year, there are a number of positive developments we can be grateful for. In this issue, we look at:

  • why now is a great time to fix your interest rate
  • what’s luring investors back to the property market
  • how to decide if downsizing is the right move for you
  • the multiple indicators of a property market recovery

Latest articles

Why it’s time to consider fixing your rate

The cash rate reached a new record low of 0.10 per cent on 3 November, and over the past several weeks, banks and other lenders have been announcing…

Why are property investors returning to the market?

APRA restrictions on investment loans and a swift slowdown in property price growth in late 2017 saw investors leaving the market en masse…

Is downsizing right for you?

There are several potential benefits as well as some possible downfalls with downsizing. It’s a good idea to consider how downsizing could affect you not just financially but also socially, emotionally…

Market updates

November housing outlook

Cameron Kusher, Executive Manager – Economic Research at REA Group, presents Smartline’s latest national housing and economic data. Find out more »

Property report by region

The Herron Todd White team reports comprehensively on the state of property markets around Australia. Find your market »


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