RTA released bonds data on Friday. Cairns Regional Council area:
My problem is still this:
This generally flat trend since
2014 2013 is exceptional to Cairns among regional Queensland cities. Rental bonds are not compulsory but have previously aligned reasonably with census data. Bond numbers are as held at end of quarter by RTA.
Rental Bonds in postcode 4879 northern beaches fell by 4.1% in a quarter when the rental vacancy fell to new lows: SQM June Vacancy Rates. Were it a horse race the stewards would have been called by now.