29 Jul '14, 4am

RBA watches as home prices and mortgages go through the roof, Overseas... #condociti

Home truth: Australian household debt is at a 25-year high, according to statistics bureau figures, and a government inquiry this month found housing to be a significant source of risk to the financial system. - PHOTO: BLOOMBERG [SYDNEY] Central banks from Scandinavia to the UK to New Zealand are sounding the alarm about soaring mortgage debt and trying to curb risky lending. In Australia , where borrowing is surging, regulators are just watching. Australian household debt is at a 25-year high, according to statistics bureau figures, and a government inquiry this month found housing to be a significant source of risk to the financial system. The average mortgage is at least four times household income in almost 80 per cent of the country, research by Digital Finance Analytics shows. While the UK, Denmark and New Zealand introduce measures including loan limits, caps on int...

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