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Real Estate Market Facts: A Quarterly Review of Major Residential Property Markets in Australia

Mortgage Choice/REIA Real Estate Market Facts is a quarterly report on the state of residential property markets in the capital cities and major regional centres throughout Australia. It provides timely and authoritative information on real estate activity in the market, including median house and flat/unit/townhouse prices, residential vacancy rates, returns on rented property and commentary on the major factors affecting the real estate industry across Australia.

Real Estate Market Facts contains the following information:

  • Quarterly median, lower quartile and upper quartile house prices for capital cities and inner, middle and outer zones of capital cities
  • Quarterly moving annual (trend) median house prices
  • Quarterly median, lower quartile and upper quartile prices for flats/units/townhouses for capital cities and inner, middle and outer zones of capital cities
  • Quarterly moving annual (trend) median prices for flats/units/townhouses
  • Quarterly median weekly rents of 3 bedroom houses and 2 bedroom flats/units/townhouses for capital cities
  • Quarterly median, lower quartile and upper quartile weekly rents for 2, 3 & 4 bedroom houses for inner, middle and outer zones of capital cities
  • Quarterly median, lower quartile and upper quartile weekly rents for 1, 2 & 3 bedroom flats/units/townhouses
  • Quarterly residential vacancy rates for capital cities
  • Charts of median prices for houses, flats, units, townhouses and vacancy rates
  • Yields and returns for three bedroom houses and two bedroom other dwellings for all capital cities

The quarterly data contained in Real Estate Market Facts are based on actual sales prices submitted to appropriate State and Territory Departments for the purposes of collection of stamp duty and recording changes of ownership. Likewise, the rental data is based on the weekly rents recorded on rental bond lodgement forms that are submitted to appropriate State and Territory rental bonds agencies.

Publication Details
Name of Publisher: Real Estate Institute of Australia
Place of Publication: Deakin, ACT
Resource Type: Journal
ISSN: 0818-1152
Publication Year: 2004-
Publication Frequency: Annual
Coverage: Mar 2007 (Mar 2007) - June 2007 (June 2007) (Comprehensive)
Subject Covered: Land & energy economics