Research indicates that the pricing of houses in Australia has been dropping so far in 2018, and the trend is expected to continue.

Last month, the price of housing on a national scale dropped by 0.5 per cent. This is reflected in state trends, with the following statistics:

  • Adelaide prices have decreased 0.9 per cent in the last month, and down 02 per cent in the past year.
  • Brisbane prices have decreased 0.1 per cent in the last month, and remained even over the past year.
  • Melbourne prices have decreased 0.2 per cent in the last month, and 0.2 per cent in the past year.
  • Perth prices have decreased 0.3 per cent in the last month, and 0.4 per cent in the past year.
  • Sydney prices have decreased 0.9 per cent in the last month, and 1.0 per cent in the past year.

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