The housing market is long overdue for some creative destruction. The question is when it will occur.
For two years the media has been rife with predictions of looming economic disaster, which has steadfastly failed to materialise.
ASIC has joined APRA in cracking down on property investment lending. But this is a repeat of 2014, and it didn't work back then, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
REA Group is not looking as rosy as it once did, with the property market in Melbourne and Sydney no longer providing a reliable income.
Housing prices aren't just wildly overinflated, they are off-the-charts bananas.
While infrastructure investment collapses, at least new housing investment is running strong to support a tepid economy, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer report.
The Kiwis have moved hard against a bubble in its biggest property market. When will Australian regulators do the same, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane ask.
Fairfax will be spruiking Domain in an investor briefing next month -- and all anyone will want to know is how it plans to take on market leader REA. Crikey writers Glenn Dyer and Myriam Robin report.
The Reserve Bank has further elevated its warnings about property price growth in Sydney and Melbourne, amid concerns it threatens the broader economy, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.