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David
I feel a property boom coming on in WA, Brisbane and parts of NSW. This will definitely put pressure on the demand for properties as it becomes cheaper to own than to rent.A move that should have been.....interest rates. Now the government needs to tell people the sun is shining

Moonae
I remember August 2008, interest rates 9% - Shane Oliver comes out and talks up rates hitting as high as 11%. Within a month official rates dropped 1% and collapsed from there. If Shane Oliver says 2 ...
Stuart
The costs of buying and selling property are considered high and anyone buying since 2008 most likely has seen little capital growth. The mining towns were the exception, but following the collapse of.....interest rates do start to have some effect regarding capital growth and property wealth creation. C...
Adrian Stagg
The truth is that the game has changed since the GFC & whilst lower interest rates will help affordability for some it greatly impacts the income of a substantial & growing sector. Intelligent...
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In this episode of the Smart Property Investment Show, Dr Andrew Wilson, chief economist at My Housing Market joins host Phil Tarrant to analyse what we are likely to see going forward with the Australian property market.  

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Andrew shares how this changing market will ultimately lead to an area of greater certainty and predictability and explain why property prices will not take the drastic tumble that some have predicted.

Andrew also explains where he thinks the hotspots will be and how you can identify their potential, unpacks the potential of each of the major cities, and why yield rather than capital growth opportunities should be your focus in the current market.

If you like this episode, show your support by rating us or leaving a review on iTunes (The Smart Property Investment Show) and by following Smart Property Investment on social media: FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn.

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She explains how she invests through her SMSF, why she chooses to self-manage that fund and how impending changes may impact one of her properties which is regularly rented through short-term rental site Airbnb.

If you like this episode, show your support by rating us or leaving a review on iTunes (The Smart Property Investment Show) and by following Smart Property Investment on social media: FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn.

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