3 April 2017

This paper outlines trends in house prices in Sydney and other parts of Australia, provides an overview of supply and demand drivers that have influenced house prices in Sydney, and discusses the...

22 March 2017

This audit shows that planning schemes have mixed success in achieving the intent of state policy across the three areas examined - developing activity centres, increasing housing density,...

Blog post
11 January 2017

The latest Digital Finance Analytics Household Finance Confidence Index, to end December 2016 has been released.

Working paper
2 December 2016

This study uses fixed effects panel regression techniques to estimate the impact of foreign demand for Australian residential real estate on property prices.

Audio program
25 November 2016

The federal government has rejected a call by the New South Wales Planning Minister, Rob Stokes, for the Commonwealth to review tax breaks like negative gearing.

19 October 2016

The inquiry was established to inquire into the adequacy of the regulation of short-term holiday letting in New South Wales.

7 October 2016

Discusses the legal basis for compulsory acquisitions in NSW and presents a range of data relating to compulsory acquisition, including the outcome of court cases where market value has been in...

5 October 2016

What would it take to think about cities as spaces where Indigenous and non-Indigenous systems, knowledge and values co-exist?

Discussion paperPolicy
18 May 2016

Property Council of Australia 2016 Election policy document.

25 April 2016

This report argues that changes to negative gearing and capital gains tax would save the Commonwealth Government about $5.3 billion a year.