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Auckland housing market

28th Jul 21, 12:35pm
David Hargreaves looks at the Reserve Bank's options ahead of next month's Monetary Policy Statement and whether the bank will do more to try to dampen the housing market
David Hargreaves looks at the Reserve Bank's options ahead of next month's Monetary Policy Statement and whether the bank will do more to try to dampen the housing market
28th Jul 21, 12:35pm
27th Jul 21, 2:23pm
David Hargreaves has a further crunch of the latest monthly mortgage figures and awards a chocolate fish to the investors for the biggest percentage increase in size of average mortgage this year
David Hargreaves has a further crunch of the latest monthly mortgage figures and awards a chocolate fish to the investors for the biggest percentage increase in size of average mortgage this year
27th Jul 21, 2:23pm
27th Jul 21, 10:36am
The sales rates at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions ranged from 44% to 86% last week
The sales rates at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions ranged from 44% to 86% last week
27th Jul 21, 10:36am
26th Jul 21, 3:34pm
Latest Reserve Bank monthly figures show $8.5 billion of mortgages were advanced last month, which was easily a record for a June; over $50 billion of mortgages taken out in first six months of year
Latest Reserve Bank monthly figures show $8.5 billion of mortgages were advanced last month, which was easily a record for a June; over $50 billion of mortgages taken out in first six months of year
26th Jul 21, 3:34pm
20th Jul 21, 10:58am
Supply issues facing builders have made the challenge to address the country's housing shortage that much harder, say Kiwibank economists; new supply now 'at risk'
Supply issues facing builders have made the challenge to address the country's housing shortage that much harder, say Kiwibank economists; new supply now 'at risk'
20th Jul 21, 10:58am
19th Jul 21, 11:52am
School holidays didn't dent activity in Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms last week
School holidays didn't dent activity in Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms last week
19th Jul 21, 11:52am
11th Jul 21, 6:01am
Kiwis now seem to be unloading some of the partly enforced savings they made last year - and that might not be helping an economy that's starting to overheat
Kiwis now seem to be unloading some of the partly enforced savings they made last year - and that might not be helping an economy that's starting to overheat
11th Jul 21, 6:01am
6th Jul 21, 9:57am
Sales activity in Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms is well up compared to where it was at this time of year in 2019 and 2020
Sales activity in Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms is well up compared to where it was at this time of year in 2019 and 2020
6th Jul 21, 9:57am
5th Jul 21, 4:00pm
Kiwibank economists say there's mounting pressure on mortgage rates to be 'adjusted higher', while they believe the likes of retailers will be more easily able to pass on price rises in the current environment
Kiwibank economists say there's mounting pressure on mortgage rates to be 'adjusted higher', while they believe the likes of retailers will be more easily able to pass on price rises in the current environment
5th Jul 21, 4:00pm
5th Jul 21, 10:56am
Both average and median selling prices hit record highs at Barfoot & Thompson in June
Both average and median selling prices hit record highs at Barfoot & Thompson in June
5th Jul 21, 10:56am
30th Jun 21, 3:41pm
The recent surge in mortgage borrowing has seen the country have the highest annual growth in outstanding mortgage money since February 2008; the recent strong growth in savings is starting to reverse
The recent surge in mortgage borrowing has seen the country have the highest annual growth in outstanding mortgage money since February 2008; the recent strong growth in savings is starting to reverse
30th Jun 21, 3:41pm
29th Jun 21, 1:53pm
ASB economists say even though debt burdens have increased, households should be able to tolerate reasonable increases in mortgage rates without budgets becoming unduly stressed
ASB economists say even though debt burdens have increased, households should be able to tolerate reasonable increases in mortgage rates without budgets becoming unduly stressed
29th Jun 21, 1:53pm
28th Jun 21, 12:22pm
Kiwis have poured over $40 billion worth of mortgage money into the stratospheric housing market so far this year
Kiwis have poured over $40 billion worth of mortgage money into the stratospheric housing market so far this year
28th Jun 21, 12:22pm
28th Jun 21, 11:01am
Barfoot & Thompson auction numbers now half what they were over the peak summer months
Barfoot & Thompson auction numbers now half what they were over the peak summer months
28th Jun 21, 11:01am
22nd Jun 21, 9:37am
Two thirds of properties selling under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions
Two thirds of properties selling under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions
22nd Jun 21, 9:37am
14th Jun 21, 1:51pm
Barfoot & Thompson auctioned fewer properties last week but the sales rate pushed up to 60%
Barfoot & Thompson auctioned fewer properties last week but the sales rate pushed up to 60%
14th Jun 21, 1:51pm
9th Jun 21, 9:29am
The overall sales rate hovers just above 50% in Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms
The overall sales rate hovers just above 50% in Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms
9th Jun 21, 9:29am
3rd Jun 21, 8:00am
A crunch of bank lending figures over the past 20 years shows an ever increasing share of bank-borrowed money is going into houses rather than businesses or agriculture
A crunch of bank lending figures over the past 20 years shows an ever increasing share of bank-borrowed money is going into houses rather than businesses or agriculture
3rd Jun 21, 8:00am
2nd Jun 21, 11:00am
Barfoot & Thompson's average selling price down by just $43 in May
Barfoot & Thompson's average selling price down by just $43 in May
2nd Jun 21, 11:00am
31st May 21, 3:46pm
The surge in mortgage borrowing in the second half of 2020 saw annual growth in the total amount of mortgages outstanding in New Zealand top 11% - the highest figure since March 2008
The surge in mortgage borrowing in the second half of 2020 saw annual growth in the total amount of mortgages outstanding in New Zealand top 11% - the highest figure since March 2008
31st May 21, 3:46pm
31st May 21, 10:05am
Just over half the properties selling under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions
Just over half the properties selling under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions
31st May 21, 10:05am
26th May 21, 3:26pm
April mortgage borrowing has slowed, but is still running at historically high levels; first home buyers have strongly increased their share of the borrowing, while investor figures are down
April mortgage borrowing has slowed, but is still running at historically high levels; first home buyers have strongly increased their share of the borrowing, while investor figures are down
26th May 21, 3:26pm
25th May 21, 9:29am
The sales rate in Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms has settled at just over 50% during autumn
The sales rate in Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms has settled at just over 50% during autumn
25th May 21, 9:29am
5th May 21, 10:36am
Barfoot & Thompson had its best April sales since 2002 - average selling price above $1 million for seventh consecutive month
Barfoot & Thompson had its best April sales since 2002 - average selling price above $1 million for seventh consecutive month
5th May 21, 10:36am
4th May 21, 2:14pm
Investors accounted for over a third of the growth in the country's bank mortgage stock in the six months to the end of March; meanwhile, on the farm, dairy lending is falling fast
Investors accounted for over a third of the growth in the country's bank mortgage stock in the six months to the end of March; meanwhile, on the farm, dairy lending is falling fast
4th May 21, 2:14pm

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