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Auckland housing market

The number of properties offered at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions dropped below 100 but the sales rate was up a tad
14th May 22, 7:28am
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The number of properties offered at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions dropped below 100 but the sales rate was up a tad
Auction sales rate particularly low for properties in Auckland's leafy central suburbs
7th May 22, 6:00am
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Auction sales rate particularly low for properties in Auckland's leafy central suburbs
Barfoot & Thompson's median price down by $99,000 from its December peak
3rd May 22, 10:42am
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Barfoot & Thompson's median price down by $99,000 from its December peak
Latest Reserve Bank figures show net credit growth in the March quarter was the slowest since the third quarter of 2020
28th Apr 22, 3:51pm
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Latest Reserve Bank figures show net credit growth in the March quarter was the slowest since the third quarter of 2020
The country's banks see potential falls in house prices and inflationary pressures as factors that will continue to dampen demand for mortgages. Tighter lending standards will remain
26th Apr 22, 1:56pm
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The country's banks see potential falls in house prices and inflationary pressures as factors that will continue to dampen demand for mortgages. Tighter lending standards will remain
The auction sales rate was particularly low for properties in Manukau last week
23rd Apr 22, 7:48am
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The auction sales rate was particularly low for properties in Manukau last week
Around a quarter of properties selling under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions
16th Apr 22, 6:00am
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Around a quarter of properties selling under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions
Sales rates at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions ranged from 15% in Manukau and Rodney to 33% in the central Auckland suburbs
9th Apr 22, 6:00am
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Sales rates at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions ranged from 15% in Manukau and Rodney to 33% in the central Auckland suburbs
Barfoot & Thompson records reasonably strong March sales with growing stock levels giving buyers more choice. Managing Director says price increases are declining
5th Apr 22, 10:44am
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Barfoot & Thompson records reasonably strong March sales with growing stock levels giving buyers more choice. Managing Director says price increases are declining
Latest Reserve Bank figures show slowing mortgage growth, but business lending is growing at its fastest rate since before the pandemic
31st Mar 22, 4:00pm
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Latest Reserve Bank figures show slowing mortgage growth, but business lending is growing at its fastest rate since before the pandemic
Sales rate particularly low for properties in west Auckland at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
26th Mar 22, 6:00am
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Sales rate particularly low for properties in west Auckland at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
Reserve Bank figures show February mortgage borrowing rose strongly from January's figures, but first home buyers are getting a smaller share of the lending
24th Mar 22, 3:57pm
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Reserve Bank figures show February mortgage borrowing rose strongly from January's figures, but first home buyers are getting a smaller share of the lending
Drop in Barfoot & Thompson's auction numbers suggests we may be past the summer peak
19th Mar 22, 6:30am
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Drop in Barfoot & Thompson's auction numbers suggests we may be past the summer peak
The number of properties being auctioned has been going up but the sales rate has been going down
5th Mar 22, 9:12am
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The number of properties being auctioned has been going up but the sales rate has been going down
Cooling Auckland housing market means fewer sales and lower prices for Barfoot & Thompson
3rd Mar 22, 10:36am
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Cooling Auckland housing market means fewer sales and lower prices for Barfoot & Thompson
Construction giant Fletcher Building has lifted half year earnings 41% to $171 mln despite lockdown disruptions
16th Feb 22, 9:34am
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Construction giant Fletcher Building has lifted half year earnings 41% to $171 mln despite lockdown disruptions
Sales rates for Auckland properties auctioned by Barfoot & Thompson ranged from 50% in Franklin to 19% in Waitakere
12th Feb 22, 7:16am
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Sales rates for Auckland properties auctioned by Barfoot & Thompson ranged from 50% in Franklin to 19% in Waitakere
Buyers are being more cautious at the start of the year and vendors will need to be realistic when setting their reserves to achieve a sale at auction
9th Feb 22, 9:51am
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Buyers are being more cautious at the start of the year and vendors will need to be realistic when setting their reserves to achieve a sale at auction
Big drops in Barfoot & Thompson's average and median prices at the start of the year - sales numbers also down
3rd Feb 22, 10:19am
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Big drops in Barfoot & Thompson's average and median prices at the start of the year - sales numbers also down
Sales rate at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions dropped to 38% in the last week of January
2nd Feb 22, 2:42pm
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Sales rate at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions dropped to 38% in the last week of January
Less than half sell under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's first major auctions of the year
25th Jan 22, 12:23pm
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Less than half sell under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's first major auctions of the year
Auckland's residential real estate transactions churned faster in 2021 with more sales and higher prices, ending in December with robust demand. Less than 6% of all houses sold in the year but they set the market expectations
5th Jan 22, 12:52pm
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Auckland's residential real estate transactions churned faster in 2021 with more sales and higher prices, ending in December with robust demand. Less than 6% of all houses sold in the year but they set the market expectations
7th Dec 21, 9:52am
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Overall sales rate at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions drops to 43%
Barfoot & Thompson's sales strongest at the top end of the market, pushing the average selling price up to $1,250,886
2nd Dec 21, 11:01am
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Barfoot & Thompson's sales strongest at the top end of the market, pushing the average selling price up to $1,250,886
Economists at three of the four largest banks now see house prices dropping in 2022
1st Dec 21, 1:49pm
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Economists at three of the four largest banks now see house prices dropping in 2022