Adam SchwabJul 29, 201611 Comments
Housing prices aren't just wildly overinflated, they are off-the-charts bananas.
Jason MurphyOct 20, 201512 Comments
Yes, Sydney housing prices are skyrocketing. But does that mean it's all about to come crashing down?
CrikeyJul 13, 2015
Banks have won some ground on capital requirements. And other business tidbits of the day.
Jun 12, 20157 Comments
Joe Hockey and Tony Abbott are pretty pleased that property prices are so high right now. But are we in for a crash? Freelance journalist Andrei Ghoukassian runs the numbers.
CrikeyJun 11, 2015
Excessive loans, and not supply issues, have caused the housing bubble, Joe. And other business tidbits of the day.
Glenn DyerJun 2, 20152 Comments
The head of Treasury thinks property TV programs are fueling the housing boom. But the major property programs on TV at the moment are about property renovations, not purchases, and you only renovate when you can't buy.
CrikeySep 30, 2014
Crikey readers have their say about NIMBYism, development and The Australian's account of how it handled Operation Neath.
Adam SchwabApr 22, 201412 Comments
Even if you own your home, higher property values just means higher rates and taxes, which means less money in your pocket. The only ones who benefit from the bubble are those in the property industry -- and of course, the property press.
Aug 5, 20139 Comments
The Labor government handled the economy with aplomb, avoiding the trap of the GFC. But economist and University of Queensland academic John Quiggin says the party did a good job of hiding it.