Millions of Australians are struggling with unaffordable housing. It’s a systemic problem that’s been decades in the making, and only concerted system-wide reforms will fix it.
Houses will be worth more or less what they would have been, if Labor's policies are adopted, NSW Treasury analysis says.
Interest rate cuts don't work like they used to, and they help us put off the hard things we need to do to improve our lives.
Four fifths of the coming bonanza of bequests are set to go to the top one fifth of recipients.
It's natural to assume that a downturn in the property market is good news for people who've been priced out of the market. In practice, they might still not be able to buy a home.
Prices are off, but from unprecedented highs. It could be a one-time adjustment.
Research has found that wind turbines decrease property values in Ontario, but only when the community is opposed to their presence.
Record numbers of families rent privately in England. But the law has not kept a fair balance between landlord and tenant rights.
A whole bunch of folks are on the wire, and if their housing payments go up they are going to struggle.
Housing and wages loom as stubborn problems that could bring our economy unstuck in the year ahead.
Why is it that the US -- which suffered a major downturn -- seems to have a stronger economy than Australia , which did not even go into recession in 2008-09?
Theresa May wants to rapidly increase the supply of affordable homes, but will have to tread carefully on Britain's talismanic property wealth.
The slew of numbers across various major economies this week continue to suggest a mixed picture.
The case for introducing capital gains tax on the sale of all homes.
The housing market is too volatile to look at prices alone. If you want to understand the housing market you need to look at the wider economy.
House prices in Sydney and Melbourne are cooling, housing approvals are up, and everyone's wondering if Australian banks have been lending too much.
The soaring cost of housing has helped make capital ownership more profitable than work.
What critics of the plan to use superannuation for housing miss is that Australia’s super system already channels a significant proportion of retirement savings into housing.
Housing has become integral to our welfare system, so even governments can't afford for prices to decline.
Australia's central bank is still trying to walk a delicate tightrope.