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Women see property as future wealth path

05 February 2018

Westpac Home Ownership Report graph

It’s just 30 years or so since women in Australia have been able to get a mortgage without needing a male guarantor. Yet these days, women are outpacing men in the property market on many fronts, new research shows.

Not only do more women own their own homes than men, they’re also more likely to be active in the housing market in the near future, according to data from Westpac’s home ownership report, released today.

Emma Foster Westpac Wire, reports