House prices under the microscope

This week in Talking Finance it's all about house prices! How much will they fall? And how dangerous is this for the economy and for investors generally? For the answers, Alan Kohler turned to Tim Lawless, Head of Research at CoreLogic; Alan Oster, Group Chief Economist at NAB; Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital; and Lyndal Curtis, Former Parliament House Bureau Chief for Sky News Australia and ABC News 24 Political Editor for a look at the week's political news.

This week it's all about house prices! How much will they fall? And how dangerous is this for the economy and for investors generally?

For the answers, I turned to:

Hello and welcome to Talking Finance, I’m Alan Kohler.  This week I’m focusing on house prices which are now down 5-6% in Sydney depending on who you talk to.  The question before the house, so to speak, is how much will house prices fall in total and how dangerous is this for the economy and for investors generally.  For some answers on that I turn to Tim Lawless of CoreLogic who compiles the house price data, Alan Oster, the Chief Economist of NAB and Shane Oliver, Chief Economist at AMP Capital. 

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