House prices

20 Feb 17, 4:23pm
Govt and fast-growing councils are in 'gritty talks' over use of $1bn housing infrastructure fund, PM English says; 'Councils don't seem to have projects ready to go'
20 Feb 17, 9:35am
NZ Initiative’s Jason Krupp says low interest rates and high population growth are not to blame for spiralling house prices - try red tape
19 Feb 17, 7:31am
Credit rater says affordability pressures and tighter regulation will cap house price growth, and that relative home price expensiveness has deteriorated more in NZ than any other country
15 Feb 17, 10:29am
Barfoot & Thompson sold 40% at their latest auctions as sluggish sales trends continue into the peak summer season
15 Feb 17, 6:29am
Smith, Twyford & Peters battle over housing figures as consents-to-builds rates, state house building and shortfall estimates are aired in Parliament
14 Feb 17, 3:40pm
Govt opens consultation on urban development authorities, Building and Construction Minister Smith announces
14 Feb 17, 11:07am
Building and Construction Minister Smith says getting better estimates of NZ housing shortage is tough without becoming Soviet-style economy
14 Feb 17, 10:33am
The housing market makes a poor start to the new year with house prices and sales volumes in decline and the number of listings rising
13 Feb 17, 5:50pm
PM English welcomes Auckland unitary plan ruling; Eyes development on govt land in Mt Roskill, Avondale and South Auckland in addition to existing projects
12 Feb 17, 7:47am
Rodney Dickens sees interest rates having to be increased to a level that will generate a hard landing for the economy, choking off immigration, and turning the housing market lower
9 Feb 17, 12:41pm
Unprecedented net migration has little effect on monetary policy as younger people arrive, but macro-prudential tools may help if it feeds through to higher house prices, RBNZ says
9 Feb 17, 9:43am
Harcourts' auction rooms are getting busier as summer heats up, with sales achieved on just over half the auctioned properties
9 Feb 17, 7:46am
Risks to NZ economy include Chinese financial stability, NZ housing and dairy sectors, Treasury and Joyce say; Treasury pencils in dairy price rises
8 Feb 17, 4:02pm
NZ house prices look to have peaked, Joyce says as Treasury warns borrowers on rising interest rates; Greens eye BC-style stamp duty
8 Feb 17, 11:29am
Auction rooms getting busier; Barfoot & Thompson sold 28 out of 53 in latest auctions
7 Feb 17, 9:13am
NZ Initiative’s Jason Krupp argues we need an apples-for-houses comparison on immigration
4 Feb 17, 9:11am
Harcourts auction rooms are starting to stir after the Christmas/New Year hibernation: Results from Auckland, Hawkes Bay, Christchurch and Queenstown/Lakes
2 Feb 17, 3:05pm
Bill English's year-opening salvo suggests the Government's looking to keep its powder dry on the long run to the election
2 Feb 17, 9:55am
Housing selling well at auction in central Auckland suburbs but struggling in Manukau
1 Feb 17, 3:37pm
Auckland and Waikato housing markets show signs of cooling as new listings on rise while asking prices fall, but there's still plenty of heat around the rest of the country


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