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Infrastructure spending to push population and price growth

Population growth and infrastructure spending are often key elements to successful property investment strategies. API Magazine takes a look at the federal budget commitments that will have the biggest impacts on property markets in Australia’s fastest-growing regions.

Aerial photo of Katoomba
Improved access to the holiday town of Katoomba will likely have a positive impact on home values. Photo: Shutterstock

Population growth and infrastructure spending are key elements to successful property investment strategies, with both elements often combining to result in strong capital growth as well as lifts in rental yields.

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s second pandemic budget included new infrastructure spending commitments of $15.2 billion, aimed at creating jobs and improving transport networks and connectivity between capital cities and the regions.

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