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Farm sales

16th Sep 20, 5:52pm
The median price of lifestyle blocks is up 7.1% compared to a year ago but average farm prices are down 4.3%
The median price of lifestyle blocks is up 7.1% compared to a year ago but average farm prices are down 4.3%
16th Sep 20, 5:52pm
19th Aug 20, 1:42pm
The rural property market appears to be in recovery mode but dairy farm sales and prices are still down compared to a year ago
The rural property market appears to be in recovery mode but dairy farm sales and prices are still down compared to a year ago
19th Aug 20, 1:42pm
20th May 20, 11:44am
Farm sales numbers savaged during the April lockdown but prices not so badly affected
Farm sales numbers savaged during the April lockdown but prices not so badly affected
20th May 20, 11:44am
22nd Apr 20, 4:08pm
Farm sales were down 15% in the first quarter of this year compared to a year ago and farm prices were down 13%, but the rural community remains in good heart
Farm sales were down 15% in the first quarter of this year compared to a year ago and farm prices were down 13%, but the rural community remains in good heart
22nd Apr 20, 4:08pm
19th Mar 20, 12:05pm
Big drop in the number of farms sold over the last 12 months with dairy farms leading the decline
Big drop in the number of farms sold over the last 12 months with dairy farms leading the decline
19th Mar 20, 12:05pm
19th Feb 20, 12:08pm
Dairy farms the hardest hit in rural property downturn but lifestyle block sales buck the trend, latest Real Estate Institute of New Zealand figures show
Dairy farms the hardest hit in rural property downturn but lifestyle block sales buck the trend, latest Real Estate Institute of New Zealand figures show
19th Feb 20, 12:08pm
23rd Jan 20, 11:44am
Guy Trafford wonders how farms can compete with shorter, easier urban working conditions, especially when farms are price takers and urban businesses are price setters. Only immigrants seem to be prepared to work hard on farms
Guy Trafford wonders how farms can compete with shorter, easier urban working conditions, especially when farms are price takers and urban businesses are price setters. Only immigrants seem to be prepared to work hard on farms
23rd Jan 20, 11:44am
6th Jan 20, 10:11am
For ten years, banks incentivised staff to 'help farmers grow their business'. That led to over-lending in the dairy sector, and the recent bank pullback means farm prices are in decline and potential sellers face ugly options
For ten years, banks incentivised staff to 'help farmers grow their business'. That led to over-lending in the dairy sector, and the recent bank pullback means farm prices are in decline and potential sellers face ugly options
6th Jan 20, 10:11am
20th Dec 19, 3:36pm
The number of dairy farm sales has slumped even though prices appear to be holding up
The number of dairy farm sales has slumped even though prices appear to be holding up
20th Dec 19, 3:36pm
20th Nov 19, 3:54pm
Real Estate Institute of New Zealand says banks are making life more difficult for rural borrowers, risking a major drop in farm values
Real Estate Institute of New Zealand says banks are making life more difficult for rural borrowers, risking a major drop in farm values
20th Nov 19, 3:54pm
22nd Oct 19, 2:26pm
Farm land prices are not rising and haven't been for at least a decade. Clearly farmers are not 'farming for capital gains', no matter what farm type you review
Farm land prices are not rising and haven't been for at least a decade. Clearly farmers are not 'farming for capital gains', no matter what farm type you review
22nd Oct 19, 2:26pm
18th Sep 19, 11:47am
The number of farms being sold might be well down on last year but prices are higher, the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand says
The number of farms being sold might be well down on last year but prices are higher, the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand says
18th Sep 19, 11:47am
21st Jun 19, 10:32am
Rural property market weak as farmers grapple with pastoral land being converted to forestry and tougher lending conditions from banks
Rural property market weak as farmers grapple with pastoral land being converted to forestry and tougher lending conditions from banks
21st Jun 19, 10:32am
22nd May 19, 12:22pm
Sales of dairy farms and lifestyle blocks are well down on a year ago
Sales of dairy farms and lifestyle blocks are well down on a year ago
22nd May 19, 12:22pm
2nd May 19, 4:31pm
While Wellington policy makers continue to confuse and unsettle farmers on a number of fronts, a regional group takes another tilt at providing some key leadership
While Wellington policy makers continue to confuse and unsettle farmers on a number of fronts, a regional group takes another tilt at providing some key leadership
2nd May 19, 4:31pm
22nd Mar 19, 2:49pm
Farm sales volumes down 3.6% and median price per hectare down 18.4% year-on-year, REINZ's figures for the 3 months to February show
Farm sales volumes down 3.6% and median price per hectare down 18.4% year-on-year, REINZ's figures for the 3 months to February show
22nd Mar 19, 2:49pm
27th Feb 19, 4:59pm
Guy Trafford looks at the various ways to monitor the current farm sales market. And he finds issues in both the honey and kiwifruit industries
Guy Trafford looks at the various ways to monitor the current farm sales market. And he finds issues in both the honey and kiwifruit industries
27th Feb 19, 4:59pm
25th Feb 19, 11:49am
Farm sales and prices have been up over summer but the lifestyle block market is cooling, particularly in Auckland and the Waikato
Farm sales and prices have been up over summer but the lifestyle block market is cooling, particularly in Auckland and the Waikato
25th Feb 19, 11:49am
24th Jan 19, 9:47am
Farm sales ended last year on a high note with good weather lifting sales although prices were flat overall
Farm sales ended last year on a high note with good weather lifting sales although prices were flat overall
24th Jan 19, 9:47am
19th Dec 18, 3:33pm
Farm sales and prices are both up compared to last year, but there are still a few rough patches says the REINZ
Farm sales and prices are both up compared to last year, but there are still a few rough patches says the REINZ
19th Dec 18, 3:33pm
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