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Why the RBA cares about house prices and how it affects interest rates

The majority of countries in the world have a central bank whose role is to maintain economic stability by managing the currency and interest rates, and issuing bank notes. In Australia, this institution is known as the Reserve Bank of Australia, also referred to as the RBA or the Reserve Bank. On the first Tuesday of every month, except for January, the RBA board meets to determine whether it should change the official cash rate. The result usually makes headlines […]