17.07.2009 - Australia: Investors optimistic property values on the rise
From Brokernews.com.au: Investors are being lured back into the property market by strong rental yields and an overall improvement in confidence and market conditions, reports RP Data. Using ABS statistics to determine the ratio of owner occupiers to investors in the residential market, RP Data confirmed that at the beginning of 2008 both investors and owner occupiers' finance committments started to trend downwards in direct correlation to rising interest rates and the bite of the GFC..........Full Article: Source