Entries by Justin Haynes

Houses aren’t more unaffordable for Australian first home buyers, but they are riskier

Climbing house prices seem to scare people but houses are relatively more affordable today than they were in 1990, it’s actually interest-rate risk that’s the bigger problem for first home buyers. If you look at latest numbers on house prices, as a measure of affordability, they use a “median measure” – that is, the ratio…Read More→