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Current Market Insights – Ep. 40

Current Market Insights – Ep. 40

7 months ago

Ready to navigate the murky waters of the current property market? Host Ciaran O'Brien sits down with Harris Partners Principal Peter O'Malley in this weeks episode. We dissect the recent rate rise that's left buyers and sellers in a tailspin, scrutinize the dip in auction clearance rates, and highlight the flood of stock hitting the market. With the threat of another rate hike in February and the looming mortgage cliff, we tackle the challenges ahead and offer sage advice for sellers navigating these choppy waters.

Moving on, we unveil the broader real estate trends that you need to know. Ever wondered if you should completely trust your real estate agent's advice? We tackle that, too. Plus, we dive into the controversy surrounding the recent $30,000 first home buyers grant in Queensland. Peter lays bare his insights on this game-changing move and probes if other states will follow the leader. Wrapping up, we ponder on the effects of first home owner grants on the housing market and discuss a fresh approach in New South Wales to combat the housing supply crisis. So, buckle up for an insightful discourse on all things property market related.