There are now more Australians at least 90 days behind on their home loan repayments than at any time since the last recession, but the Reserve Bank says we shouldn't be worried, yet.
Sydney property developers are pulling out all stops by offering special deals — including to pay the buyer's mortgage for a year — in a bid to lure customers and sell a glut of apartment stock in a downturned market.
As the spotlight falls on Sydney's residential construction industry after the Mascot Towers scare, the already-cooling market means developers are putting a halt on construction.
Engineers are assessing the multistorey complex in Mascot that was evacuated on Friday night after cracks were found in the building's car park.
Around Australia, many people are standing up in courtrooms to represent themselves, often against an adversary with deep pockets. Could you do it?
Anxiety about the economic slowdown and job security are evident in the latest consumer sentiment survey and point to households preferring to save than spend.
Even if your bank has publicly promised to pass on this month's Reserve Bank interest rate cut it may not automatically apply to your mortgage, consumer advocates warn.
Adam Hughes never imagined buying a modest family home in Perth's outer suburbs would lead him into financial turmoil, struggling to pay a mortgage he can no longer afford.
We spoke with 80 pensioners about whether they were lonely. The results varied wildly and there was an often overlooked variable in play, write Alan Morris and Andrea Verdasco.
Homeowners are holding off selling their properties, with fewer new listings than at any time in the past 12 years.