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Tony Alexander

18th Dec 15, 9:44am
Tony Alexander says fixing mortgages for two years could be the best bet, believes Chinese buyers may return to property market in second half of next year
Tony Alexander says fixing mortgages for two years could be the best bet, believes Chinese buyers may return to property market in second half of next year
18th Dec 15, 9:44am
27th Nov 15, 9:49am
BNZ chief economist says Auckland's house prices will keep rising as the city's housing shortage 'gets worse and worse'
BNZ chief economist says Auckland's house prices will keep rising as the city's housing shortage 'gets worse and worse'
27th Nov 15, 9:49am
19th Nov 15, 3:29pm
Major fall in Auckland house prices only likely if all of foot & mouth, Rangitoto's volcano coming alive and houses being built at half current prices happens, BNZ's Tony Alexander says
Major fall in Auckland house prices only likely if all of foot & mouth, Rangitoto's volcano coming alive and houses being built at half current prices happens, BNZ's Tony Alexander says
19th Nov 15, 3:29pm
10th Nov 15, 9:57am
ASB high LVR residential mortgage lending down almost a quarter since introduction of RBNZ restrictions
ASB high LVR residential mortgage lending down almost a quarter since introduction of RBNZ restrictions
10th Nov 15, 9:57am
29th Oct 15, 4:27pm
BNZ chief economist says continued strong house price rises in Auckland would likely see introduction of rules limiting mortgage sizes relative to earnings
BNZ chief economist says continued strong house price rises in Auckland would likely see introduction of rules limiting mortgage sizes relative to earnings
29th Oct 15, 4:27pm
27th Oct 15, 3:30pm
Robust domestic demand and investment reflects a silver lining to NZ's widening trade deficit; Chinese imports hit record high in September
Robust domestic demand and investment reflects a silver lining to NZ's widening trade deficit; Chinese imports hit record high in September
27th Oct 15, 3:30pm
23rd Sep 15, 2:14pm
Tony Alexander says offshore Chinese property buyers and undercapitalised kiwis buying duds for the sake of getting into the market, are starting to close their wallets
Tony Alexander says offshore Chinese property buyers and undercapitalised kiwis buying duds for the sake of getting into the market, are starting to close their wallets
23rd Sep 15, 2:14pm
10th Sep 15, 12:40pm
BNZ's Tony Alexander says the world has changed and central banks are struggling to figure out exactly how & why
BNZ's Tony Alexander says the world has changed and central banks are struggling to figure out exactly how & why
10th Sep 15, 12:40pm
23rd Jul 15, 1:40pm
BNZ chief economist gives several reasons why curbs on offshore-based house buyers would be a good idea
BNZ chief economist gives several reasons why curbs on offshore-based house buyers would be a good idea
23rd Jul 15, 1:40pm
13th Jul 15, 10:29am
BNZ chief economist picks curbs on house buying from offshore within two to three years
BNZ chief economist picks curbs on house buying from offshore within two to three years
13th Jul 15, 10:29am
3rd May 15, 5:03am
Bernard Hickey says the Government and Auckland Council need to agree on funding big new water and rail infrastructure to have any hope of addressing Auckland's housing shortage crisis
Bernard Hickey says the Government and Auckland Council need to agree on funding big new water and rail infrastructure to have any hope of addressing Auckland's housing shortage crisis
3rd May 15, 5:03am
30th Apr 15, 2:42pm
BNZ chief economist says Auckland housing supply shortage is four times larger than the Government thinks
BNZ chief economist says Auckland housing supply shortage is four times larger than the Government thinks
30th Apr 15, 2:42pm
16th Apr 15, 5:21pm
Tony Alexander says the time to remove LVR restrictions is when we are heading into the next recession. Andrew Little says tweak them to focus on speculators
Tony Alexander says the time to remove LVR restrictions is when we are heading into the next recession. Andrew Little says tweak them to focus on speculators
16th Apr 15, 5:21pm
8th Apr 15, 11:46am
BNZ chief economist Tony Alexander believes the Kiwi dollar can still reach equality with its trans-Tasman cousin
BNZ chief economist Tony Alexander believes the Kiwi dollar can still reach equality with its trans-Tasman cousin
8th Apr 15, 11:46am
21st Mar 15, 10:46am
Are economists obsessed with Auckland's growth and growing divergence with the rest of NZ actually stuck in the dark ages?
Are economists obsessed with Auckland's growth and growing divergence with the rest of NZ actually stuck in the dark ages?
21st Mar 15, 10:46am
19th Mar 15, 12:07pm
BNZ chief economist sees little chance of regions catching up the Auckland house price rises during this economic cycle
BNZ chief economist sees little chance of regions catching up the Auckland house price rises during this economic cycle
19th Mar 15, 12:07pm
17th Feb 15, 5:30pm
Parity party could be pending, with economists suggesting the NZ dollar may reach parity with Aussie counterpart
Parity party could be pending, with economists suggesting the NZ dollar may reach parity with Aussie counterpart
17th Feb 15, 5:30pm
28th Nov 14, 4:10pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; Big call on migrant levels, sharing a success story, consumer debt rising fast, swap rates fall, flatten
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; Big call on migrant levels, sharing a success story, consumer debt rising fast, swap rates fall, flatten
28th Nov 14, 4:10pm
14th Nov 14, 11:00am
BNZ's Tony Alexander thinks Auckland house prices will keep rising and agrees with the RBNZ that it's too early to ease LVR restrictions
BNZ's Tony Alexander thinks Auckland house prices will keep rising and agrees with the RBNZ that it's too early to ease LVR restrictions
14th Nov 14, 11:00am
30th May 14, 11:49am
BNZ chief economist says targeting housing market by trying to alter migration flows 'well down on list of things that could usefully be done for housing affordability'
BNZ chief economist says targeting housing market by trying to alter migration flows 'well down on list of things that could usefully be done for housing affordability'
30th May 14, 11:49am
16th May 14, 10:48am
BNZ chief economist sees high Kiwi dollar, high immigration and continuing house price rises preventing RBNZ from lifting loan restrictions
BNZ chief economist sees high Kiwi dollar, high immigration and continuing house price rises preventing RBNZ from lifting loan restrictions
16th May 14, 10:48am
2nd May 14, 9:56am
BNZ chief economist Tony Alexander says both Labour's Kiwisaver and immigration plans could have the opposite effect to that intended on house prices
BNZ chief economist Tony Alexander says both Labour's Kiwisaver and immigration plans could have the opposite effect to that intended on house prices
2nd May 14, 9:56am
28th Apr 14, 1:57pm
BNZ-REINZ Residential Market Survey, which attempted to quantify foreign house buying, has been canned
BNZ-REINZ Residential Market Survey, which attempted to quantify foreign house buying, has been canned
28th Apr 14, 1:57pm
17th Apr 14, 11:01am
BNZ’s Tony Alexander says there is 'nothing inequitable' about regional housing markets suffering because of LVR rules
BNZ’s Tony Alexander says there is 'nothing inequitable' about regional housing markets suffering because of LVR rules
17th Apr 14, 11:01am
14th Apr 14, 8:25am
BNZ’s Tony Alexander sees a ‘clear risk’ that Australian-style curbs on offshore house buyers would not ‘mute’ the worsening situation in Auckland
BNZ’s Tony Alexander sees a ‘clear risk’ that Australian-style curbs on offshore house buyers would not ‘mute’ the worsening situation in Auckland
14th Apr 14, 8:25am

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