Investing in Australia

  • Property prices across the country are booming  
  • Historically low interest rates are currently being offered by lenders
  • Investment funds are generally high performing. For example, the superannuation scheme which is largely supported by managed funds was valued at US$2 trillion in 2020 (fifth largest in the world)
  • The financial services industry has a comprehensive regulatory scheme that allows investors to make their investments with confidence
  • Cash Investments – 3% per year over the last 10 years 
  • Government bonds, corporate bonds, debentures, and capital notes – between 3-4% the last 10 years 
  • Property – 6.3% per year over the last 10 years  
  • Shares – 6.5% per year over the last 10 years
  • Investment funds – average of 12.21% over the last 3 years

What are the property prices for each Australian State and Territory?

  • Greater Perth region – $495,000
  • Other regions – $357,000
  • Greater Darwin – $580,000
  • Alice Springs – $497,000 
  • Katherine – $395,000
  • Tennant Creek – $302,500
  • Metro Adelaide – $518,000
  • Other regions – $280,000.
  • Greater Brisbane – $530,000
  • Gold Coast – $635,000
  • Toowoomba – $360,000
  • Sunshine Coast – $605,000
  • Fraser Coast – $322,500
  • Bundaberg – $280,000
  • Gladstone – $286,000
  • Rockhampton – $267,000
  • Mackay – $400,000
  • Townsville – $320,000
  • Cairns – $400,000
  • Greater Sydney region – $1M
  • Other regions – $560,000
  • Greater Canberra region – $810,000
  • Greater Melbourne – $1M 
  • Other regions – $560,000
  • Hobart – $623,000 
  • Launceston’s – $420,000
  • Northwest centres – $379,000