Streets Ahead Edition 8

Homebuyer Confidence Index report

Genworth’s Homebuyer Confidence Index report, Streets Ahead, is released biannually and outlines the changing attitudes and confidence levels of Australian Homeowners and Non-Property Owners about their mortgage and the overall property market.

Streets Ahead: Edition 8 – March 2014

Strees Ahead 8 cover

71% of FHBs think the Australian dream of owning your own home is realistic, up from 63% in September 2013.

Some of the key highlights from the report include:

  • National homebuyer confidence decreases slightly from 92.4 to 90.8
  • 28% of homeowners struggled with mortgage repayments in the past year
  • One in three prospective FHBs are finding it difficult to save for a deposit
  • 71% of prospective FHBs think the dream of homeownership remains realistic
  • 42% of Australians believe now is a good time to buy a home.

Click here to download Streets Ahead Edition 8

Copyright ©2018 Genworth Mortgage Insurance Australia Limited. All rights reserved. Contact Webmaster for more information