financial indicator series

First Time Buyers Report 2017

financial indicator series

5 December 2017

There are possible signs of early ‘green shoots’ among Australia’s first time buyers with almost 95,000 purchases made in the year to August 2017, the highest figure since June 2015.


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As well as providing great value for money products, Bankwest is also engaged in producing important research, which impacts all Australians.

Our Financial Indicator Series gives insight into issues such as how much stamp duty has risen, housing affordability, and where the employment hotspots are.

We launched the Financial and Social Indicator Series in 2008, to inform the public and create thought provoking discussion on important issues which impact all members of the community. Bankwest produces this research monthly to inform the public, and create thought provoking discussion on these challenging issues.


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