Vulnerability of new mortgage borrowers prior to the introduction of the LVR speed limit: Insights from the Household Economic Survey

Release date
18/03/2015
Reference
AN2015/02
Authors
Ashley Dunstan; Hayden Skilling
ISSN
2230-5505
Using data from the Household Economic Survey we examine the vulnerability of several cohorts of owner-occupiers who had recently taken out mortgages. We focus particularly on the period leading up to the introduction of the "speed limit" on high LVR mortgage lending.