Rental vacancy rates the lowest in Northern Rivers
THE latest report from the Real Estate Institute of New South Wales shows the Northern Rivers has the lowest rental vacancy rates for regional areas at 1.1%, down 0.2%.
Meanwhile, the September 2015 REINSW Vacancy Rate Survey saw the number of properties for rent across Sydney rise 0.1% to 1.9%.
The Hunter region saw a rise of 0.2% after a 1% increase in Newcastle to 4.0%
In the Illawarra the overall vacancy rate retreated 0.1% to 1.5%, despite a rise of 0.6% in Wollongong.
The Mid-North Coast was up 0.1% at 1.5% while Albury and Murrumbidgee had a vacancy rate of 2.3% with a gain of 0.4% and 0.9% respectively.