Posts tagged: interest rate

Housing market coming off the boil

More reports have been emerging about the worrying state of Australia’s housing market. But are we set for a bubble to burst in certain...   Read More

How to prepare for the (hidden) costs of buying property

It’s no secret that buying property in Australia can exhaust your finances. While many people are generally aware of the upfront costs, there are...   Read More

What the rate cut means for self-funded retirees

It was little surprise to anyone that the Reserve Bank of Australia cut the cash rate at its August 2016 board meeting. It’s at...   Read More

Will the RBA cut the cash rate in August?

The Reserve Bank of Australia kept the official cash rate on hold at its June board meeting but a cut later this year isn’t...   Read More

Interest rates in Australia – global influences

The Reserve Bank of Australia left the cash rate unchanged at its April board meeting, saying current monetary policy settings were appropriate. It stressed...   Read More

Interest rates: How low can you go?

RBA cuts rates again In a move that proved the majority of economists correct, on Tuesday 5 May the Reserve Bank of Australia cut...   Read More

More interest rate cuts to come in 2015?

It’s the one question that continues to be on everyone’s lips: Will interest rates be cut again in 2015? The official cash rate is...   Read More