Slowing down: The reason fewer city dwellers are moving to the country

Jack Needham
By Jack Needham
Updated February 17 2022 - 7:34pm, first published December 26 2021 - 4:00am
The number of people making the move from a capital city to a major regional hub has fallen according to a new report. Picture: Sylvia Liber

The flow of people moving from capital cities to Australia's regions has shown clear signs of slowing in the December quarter, according to new research, and the rising cost of regional property could be to blame.

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Jack Needham

Jack Needham

Property News Editor

Jack has been writing about real estate since 2015, covering residential and commercial property markets throughout Australia for the likes of Smart Property Investment and Domain. He has also spent time in the United States researching real estate trends, with a focus on housing affordability issues, for the California Association of Realtors.

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