Gow Gates Posts

Rise in the property market despite the COVID-19 crisis

April 8, 2021

Despite the harsh impacts of the pandemic, housing values across Australia have not only remained afloat, but have reached record highs.  AMP Capital’s chief economist, Shane Oliver predicts a 5 per cent rise in home prices in 2021 amid record-low mortgage rates, government home buyer incentives and income support measures (The Adviser Magazine).  With a significant decrease in interest rates and new government schemes, both […]

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Building Business Resilience

March 29, 2021

Over the past year, the risk of a global pandemic became a reality. As businesses and societies assess the damage imposed, it is clear that strengthening strategic planning is now more important than ever for individuals and their businesses. For businesses, the economic, technological and reputational pressures of the current circumstances risk a disorderly shakeout, […]

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March Financial Update

March 29, 2021

Welcome to the March monthly update! Who would believe we are nearly a quarter of the way through 2021. With the vaccine rolling out around the world and the prospect of borders starting to reopen things are looking positive for the balance of 2021.   FEBRUARY MARKET PERFORMANCE Equity Markets – Index Returns* At Close […]

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