Property news and analysis

3 Jul 15, 4:01pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; Getting nervous in Auckland real estate land? Chinese shares down 27% in 3 weeks; The Smith & Brown housing show & more
3 Jul 15, 3:07pm
Smith and Brown announce two new greenfield Special Housing Areas in South Auckland for up to 1,800 new homes as Auckland Council appears to end moratorium on new greenfield SHA consents
3 Jul 15, 2:35pm
Wide price spread in recent commercial property sales by Colliers in Auckland and Bayleys in Hamilton
3 Jul 15, 10:59am
Barfoot & Thompson has best June in 11 years as prices set new records, but calls for easing of LVR restrictions on under $500k houses
3 Jul 15, 5:00am
A buyer was so keen to purchase an apartment at auction that he was making bids before finding out what it was like
2 Jul 15, 4:03pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; NZD weakens with OCR cuts predicted after dairy price drop, commodity prices fall, Fletcher wins contract for Chch housing development
2 Jul 15, 12:02pm
Home values in Auckland have increased 17% in the last 12 months, Wellington values up 1.5% says QV
1 Jul 15, 1:18pm
Bernard's Top 10: Interest rates stuck in the muck?; RBNZ's 2014 hikes compared to Fed's premature 1937 hike; Will Greece's contagion spread east?; John Oliver; Clarke and Dawe
1 Jul 15, 12:56pm
Colliers says a surge of apartment building in Auckland next year won't satisfy the longer term demand
1 Jul 15, 10:40am
Lower asking prices and number of listings on show the winter slowdown has arrived
30 Jun 15, 3:04pm
Prices started at $515,000 in Auckland but you could have picked up an Invercargill cutie for $167,000 at Harcourts' latest auctions
30 Jun 15, 11:33am
Auckland housing crisis intensifies in May as new dwelling consents drop sharply
29 Jun 15, 3:30pm
IRD lays out its proposals for taxing people who sell investment houses within two years of buying them
29 Jun 15, 3:28pm
Prices ranged from $215,000 for a St Albans bungalow to $2.3m for a Narrow Neck house at Bayleys latest auctions
29 Jun 15, 11:36am
Key, English defend possibility that Queensland-based housing charity could buy quarter of state houses up for sale; Labour, NZ First say move 'desperate' and social housing reforms now a 'farce'
29 Jun 15, 11:28am
A warehouse in Wiri provides its buyer with a net yield of 7.8% compared to 4.2% for a CBD apartment
26 Jun 15, 3:22pm
Aussie apartment developers facing the squeeze from Chinese companies are set to move into the Auckland market
26 Jun 15, 1:13pm
Treasury criticises RBNZ's new high LVR limit on Auckland property investors; says it should have focused more on systemic risk than house prices; concerned about late notice
26 Jun 15, 10:35am
The lower quartile house price surged to $616,500 in Auckland last month but declined in many regions
25 Jun 15, 2:19pm
Harbour Asset Management's Shane Solly takes the temperature of the Australian housing market and finds Sydney is hot but other cities cooling


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