Sydney lockdown could lead to new wave of demand for regional property, economist says

Jack Needham
By Jack Needham
Updated July 28 2021 - 6:26am, first published 3:25am
Regional areas, particularly those close to the coast, have been popular with city buyers. Photo: Sylvia Liber

Regional house prices have been the major winner of the COVID-19 pandemic according to a property economist, and the end of Sydney's lockdown could see values grow further before the year is out.

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Jack Needham

Jack Needham

Property News Editor

Jack has been writing about real estate since 2015, covering residential and commercial property markets throughout Australia for the likes of Smart Property Investment and Domain. He has also spent time in the United States researching real estate trends, with a focus on housing affordability issues, for the California Association of Realtors.