Category: Special reports

Sydney’s property market and the need for greater data transparency

August 4th, 2015

In this, the last edition of CurtiseCall before the launch of the new Curtis Associates website, we reproduce below our Submission to the Standing Committee on Economics Inquiry into Home Ownership. That submission will be supplemented by evidenc

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Government – a key player in Sydney’s property market

July 31st, 2014

The results for the financial year ended 30 June 2014 are in with all major research houses expressing a conclusion similar to Residex that the Sydney property market during that year achieved a “staggering 15.37% growth rate in the housing market

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Special Report ‘Chinese’ buyers of Australian residential property – what’s the truth?

April 30th, 2014

You have to look hard to find a media beat up like this one in recent years. Everyone it seems, from eminent journals to an independent think tank have somehow caught the same bug infecting less credible mainstream commentary of which examples are

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Toxic Sites. In science property buyers trust. But should they?

July 31st, 2013

Inspired by three seemingly unrelated events occurring this month in as many different regions of the Sydney property market, this special report attempts to raise levels of awareness, and nothing more, about the nature and extent of a serious bu

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A helicopter view of the Winter 2012 Sydney property market for hibernating buyers

July 31st, 2012

Media reports of rising clearance rates disguised the fact that relative to the same month last year, turnover in Sydney’s property market plummeted this month. As a comparison between statistics compiled by Australian Property Monitors for each of

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