Days to the General Election: 25
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Housing market

18th Sep 20, 9:51am
Residential auction activity remains strong with 73% sales rate in the first two weeks of September
Residential auction activity remains strong with 73% sales rate in the first two weeks of September
18th Sep 20, 9:51am
15th Sep 20, 11:42am
David Hargreaves tries to make sense of recent developments in our never-dull housing market
David Hargreaves tries to make sense of recent developments in our never-dull housing market
15th Sep 20, 11:42am
14th Sep 20, 9:53am
Westpac says predictions of house prices falling "have been proven wrong"
Westpac says predictions of house prices falling "have been proven wrong"
14th Sep 20, 9:53am
12th Sep 20, 9:02am
House prices have been rising steadily in almost all parts of the country over the last three months
House prices have been rising steadily in almost all parts of the country over the last three months
12th Sep 20, 9:02am
11th Sep 20, 9:40am
Record house prices were supported by strong sales volumes in August, the latest Real Estate Institute of New Zealand sales data shows
Record house prices were supported by strong sales volumes in August, the latest Real Estate Institute of New Zealand sales data shows
11th Sep 20, 9:40am
7th Sep 20, 3:11pm
David Hargreaves says the country should never again be allowed to fall as far behind with its housing supply as it did in the wake of the global financial crisis
David Hargreaves says the country should never again be allowed to fall as far behind with its housing supply as it did in the wake of the global financial crisis
7th Sep 20, 3:11pm
5th Sep 20, 9:02am
Compared to last year more properties are being auctioned, the sales rate is higher and prices are firmer
Compared to last year more properties are being auctioned, the sales rate is higher and prices are firmer
5th Sep 20, 9:02am
1st Sep 20, 2:11pm
What are we supposed to invest in now that interest rates have disappeared?
What are we supposed to invest in now that interest rates have disappeared?
1st Sep 20, 2:11pm
1st Sep 20, 5:00am
New property listings on Realestate.co.nz recovered well after the Level 4 lockdown but remained flat over winter
New property listings on Realestate.co.nz recovered well after the Level 4 lockdown but remained flat over winter
1st Sep 20, 5:00am
31st Aug 20, 3:33pm
Reserve Bank statistics show New Zealanders increased the amount in their bank accounts by another $1.2 billion last month and the annual rate of saving is now at its highest level in nearly three years; business lending, however, has dried up
Reserve Bank statistics show New Zealanders increased the amount in their bank accounts by another $1.2 billion last month and the annual rate of saving is now at its highest level in nearly three years; business lending, however, has dried up
31st Aug 20, 3:33pm
29th Aug 20, 9:06am
Even though Level 3 lockdown affected auctions in Auckland, overall activity was still up by two thirds compared to last year
Even though Level 3 lockdown affected auctions in Auckland, overall activity was still up by two thirds compared to last year
29th Aug 20, 9:06am
28th Aug 20, 5:00am
Views on whether it's a good or bad time to buy a house have swung sharply in favour of buying - ASB Housing Confidence Survey
Views on whether it's a good or bad time to buy a house have swung sharply in favour of buying - ASB Housing Confidence Survey
28th Aug 20, 5:00am
27th Aug 20, 10:10am
David Hargreaves says the Reserve Bank should seriously reconsider reintroducing LVR limits - at least for investors
David Hargreaves says the Reserve Bank should seriously reconsider reintroducing LVR limits - at least for investors
27th Aug 20, 10:10am
26th Aug 20, 10:00am
As the banks begin offering mortgage deferrals of up to a year, we play around with some numbers for illustrative purposes - with illuminating results
As the banks begin offering mortgage deferrals of up to a year, we play around with some numbers for illustrative purposes - with illuminating results
26th Aug 20, 10:00am
25th Aug 20, 11:58am
Barfoot & Thompson auctioned 111 residential properties online in the second week of lockdown, down from 136 the previous week
Barfoot & Thompson auctioned 111 residential properties online in the second week of lockdown, down from 136 the previous week
25th Aug 20, 11:58am
22nd Aug 20, 10:07am
Auction room activity is going from strength to strength with the sales rate hitting two thirds
Auction room activity is going from strength to strength with the sales rate hitting two thirds
22nd Aug 20, 10:07am
19th Aug 20, 8:00am
The first home buyers of 10 years ago should be well placed to keep moving up the property ladder today
The first home buyers of 10 years ago should be well placed to keep moving up the property ladder today
19th Aug 20, 8:00am
17th Aug 20, 3:18pm
Banks offering options for affected customers that will enable either a new mortgage deferral or extension to an existing deferral; RBNZ says deferral should not be 'default setting'
Banks offering options for affected customers that will enable either a new mortgage deferral or extension to an existing deferral; RBNZ says deferral should not be 'default setting'
17th Aug 20, 3:18pm
15th Aug 20, 9:27am
Auction results suggest the buoyant residential property market shows no sign of slowing down
Auction results suggest the buoyant residential property market shows no sign of slowing down
15th Aug 20, 9:27am
14th Aug 20, 9:48am
Winter weather and economic uncertainty not holding back the real estate industry with residential sales surging in July
Winter weather and economic uncertainty not holding back the real estate industry with residential sales surging in July
14th Aug 20, 9:48am
Days to the General Election: 25
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