"Although Brisbane is at the bottom of the property clock, Colliers International believes still booming population growth will drive a market in which developers try to meet residential product demand. On that basis, the agency considers it a good time for investors in the Brisbane market. It also believes the residential sector will lead a wider property recovery, as it did during the 1990s recession.
The report concludes that Australia seems to be escaping the worst of the global financial crisis. 'In a time of rising unemployment, it's a big call to say the housing market is past six o'clock, but talking to real buyers sums up a mood hope, Dearlove added.Source: PropertyWire