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IRIS is an organisation that specialises in economic, community and industry research for government, business and academic institutions. IRIS also provides consultancy services in the areas of market and social research, strategic planning, economic development and place marketing.

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Quarterly Profile Illawarra Released

11th November 2016
IRIS Research's latest Profile Illawarra reports an increase in international tourism; a reduction in unemployment and a continued rise in house prices. Want to know more detail? Subscribe to this members-only report.

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Latest Real Estate Report Released

31st October 2016
IRIS Research's September Real Estate Report saw a lift in median house prices of 8.6% in the Wollongong Statistical District. See how your Local Government Area fared for housing, land and commercial prices - and how the rental and investment markets have changed. Read more in members-only report.

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Consumer Sentiment Monitor Released

21st October 2016
Latest IRIS Research monitor of Consumer Sentiment shows highest level in seven years with a boost of 12pts in the quarter to September 2016. Illawarra households are positive about their finances and increasingly optimistic about the future. Read more in the media release.

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Quarterly Illawarra Business Survey Released

7th October 2016
IRIS Research is pleased to release the latest Illawarra Business Survey September Qtr 2016 report - the Illawarra's longest running, continuous survey of businesses and business conditions. Read more.

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14th September 2016
IRIS Research releases NEW Membership Packages and introduces seven new features across all Membership Levels. Find out more.

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