NAB Commercial Property Survey

There’s a mix of both bad and good news in the latest NAB Commercial Property Survey.On the downside, Victoria’s office vacancy rate has more than doubled to 10.9% in Q2 from the 4% recorded at the end of March last year. The vacancy rate is excepted to ease somewhat over...

Home Price Growth & Forecasts

Ratings agency Fitch has bumped up its property price growth forecast for Australia, and is now expecting prices to soar by as much as 16% this year.  That’s significantly higher than the agency’s previous estimate released in December 2020 – which forecast growth of between 3-5%. It also places Australia...

Popular commercial property assets

Ever wondered what sort of commercial property assets people buy when they take out commercial loans? The most popular type of purchase is offices, followed by retail and industrial, according to data from APRA, Australia’s banking regulator. * Offices = 31% of commercial property loans by value * Retail =...