Rental vacancy accommodation in middle Sydney increases: REINSW

Rental vacancy accommodation in middle Sydney increases: REINSW
Rental vacancy accommodation in middle Sydney increases: REINSW

Residential vacancy rates jumped in Middle Sydney as more stock has come onto the market, according to data released by the Real Estate Institute of New South Wales.

REINSW President John Cunningham said the September 2016 REINSW vacancy rate survey had Middle Sydney see a rise of 0.5 per cent to 2.1 per cent, leading a 0.1 per cent increase in the overall Sydney vacancy rate to 1.9 per cent.

“The Middle Sydney vacancy rate has been affected by more stock coming onto the market,” Mr Cunningham said.

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Rental vacancy accommodation in middle Sydney increases: REINSW

“Elsewhere across Sydney, the Inner Sydney vacancy rate fell 0.1 per cent to 1.8 per cent and Outer Sydney rose 0.1 per cent to 1.8 per cent,” Mr Cunningham said.

In the Hunter region, vacancy rates dropped 0.5 per cent to 2.2, led by a tightening of the Newcastle market at 1.9 per cent down 1.1 per cent.

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Rental vacancy accommodation in middle Sydney increases: REINSW

In the Illawarra region, vacancy rates are back at levels seen six months ago at 1.3 per cent down 0.3 per cent. Wollongong was up 0.2 per cent at 1.3 per cent.

Across regional areas, Albury was down 0.2 per cent at 2.9 per cent, Northern Rivers fell 0.3 per cent at 1.0 per cent and New England remained steady at 3.9 per cent.

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