Estimating the impacts of restrictions on high LVR lending

Release date
01/10/2013
Reference
AN2013/05
Authors
Chris Bloor; Chris McDonald
ISSN
2230‐5505
The Reserve Bank recently imposed a loan-to-value ratio limit governing bank lending on residential mortgages. This note outlines the analysis undertaken to estimate the likely impact of this limit on several macro-economically significant variables.