• I didn’t think it was possible for there to be more focus on the Australian housing market than in 2016, but the last couple of weeks have proved me wrong.

ABS figures revealed that in the December quarter, across the eight major Australian cities, house prices rose 8.9 per cent and apartment prices rose 4 per cent.

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The foundations of Australian house prices could shift at any time. Reuters: Mick Tsikas