The Impact Of A Potential Cash Rate Increase On The Housing Market

personOtto Dargan access_timeOctober 27, 2023

When we think about the housing market, our minds often gravitate towards the more apparent factors like property prices, demand, and mortgage rates. Recently, the spotlight has shifted towards a potential cash rate increase as inflation data released by the Australian Bureau...

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When Will Interest Rates Go Down?

personOtto Dargan access_timeAugust 16, 2023

As the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) works to control rising prices, many people ask: When will interest rates go down? To help answer this question, Home Loan Experts CEO Alan Hemmings shares insights that mix careful thinking with hopeful expectations about interest rates. Expert...

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Has Inflation Peaked?

personOtto Dargan access_timeJune 9, 2023

In response to the high inflation, the Reserve Bank of Australia has raised the cash rate by 4.0 percentage points since May of last year, following the latest 25-basis-point increase in June. The Treasurer and RBA governor have established a target for inflation. The goal is...

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Is The New Budget Going To Be Inflationary?

personOtto Dargan access_timeMay 12, 2023

The 2023-24 Australian federal budget has sparked a debate about whether it will cause inflation to rise or fall. The government’s $21 billion economic relief package focuses on relieving the high cost of living, promoting affordable housing, improving healthcare, and providing...

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How To Purchase A Home Despite The High Cost Of Living

personOtto Dargan access_timeJanuary 27, 2023

It definitely costs more to live these days. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has confirmed the Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 1.9% in the December 2022 quarter, which took annual inflation to 7.8% — the highest level since March 1990. Research from UBS also revealed...

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High Interest Rates, Inflation, Financial Hardship: Here’s How You Can Prepare

personOtto Dargan access_timeAugust 12, 2022

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has begun raising its cash rate target, after more than a decade of low and falling cash rates. And the central bank anticipates several more rate hikes over the next two years. RBA Governor Philip Lowe says Australia’s cash rate will increase...

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