Articles in the 'Brisbane' Category
Brisbane recorded a strong result in March with +1.49% growth in the price index, the strongest monthly growth since December 2009. This brings the calendar year results back into the black with a +0.33% result, entirely good and encouraging news
The most recent data has Brisbane presenting as outstanding relative value to our southern friends Sydney and Melbourne. In particular Melbourne is close to historic highs compared to Brisbane, this suggests that the gap is unlikely to remain this wide
The differential in house prices between Sydney and Brisbane continues to present opportunity for value investors. As the price of Sydney homes rises on a relative basis to Brisbane (blue line) so has the performance of Brisbane followed
The data isn’t inspiring for February with the Brisbane median house price recording a -1.12% result. I wouldn’t be surprised to see this number rebound in the near future due to the increased investor activity we are
The rental vacancies in Brisbane remain at a healthy level with a slight decrease from January 2011, 1.9% to 1.8%. Another vote of confidence for our market.
Rental yields are one of the solid foundations underpinning prices and in a tight