Housing market

18 Sep 18, 10:03am
Economists note that economic growth slower than the central bank is predicting would see growing speculation of future interest rate cuts - but higher growth figures would curtail such speculation
17 Sep 18, 11:11am
Harcourts sold more homes in August but average prices were down in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. CEO picks 'an upturn shortly'
13 Sep 18, 9:49am
The first rays of spring are starting to warm the housing market with sales volumes up slightly and prices mostly steady
11 Sep 18, 11:17am
As the Government stumbles from one crisis to another, it's looking for the flagship KiwiBuild programme to inject some stability and lead it in a more positive direction; the stakes are high
10 Sep 18, 5:05pm
Prime Minister says Govt is 'opening the door' for families locked out of home ownership
9 Sep 18, 6:59am
Housing sales volumes this summer should be up on last summer but don't expect big movements in prices, says Greg Ninness
4 Sep 18, 11:01am
Prices at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions ranged from $557,000 for a home unit in Greenlane to $2.36 million for a renovated Grey Lynn villa
4 Sep 18, 8:09am
David Hargreaves says surprisingly robust monthly mortgage figures suggest the RBNZ will put on hold indefinitely any further relaxation of lending limits
4 Sep 18, 5:00am
Housing market remains on its steady course as new listings start to rise as we head into spring, Realestate.co.nz says
3 Sep 18, 12:44pm
Prices started at $400,000 for a three bedroom family home in Mt Wellington at Bayleys' Auckland auctions
29 Aug 18, 9:55am
Squirrel Mortgages' John Bolton sees prices remaining relatively stable in the overall housing market but says new developments could come under price pressure
27 Aug 18, 3:38pm
Monthly mortgage figures show investors are slowly rebuilding their share of borrowing, gaining their highest share of the overall figures for over a year last month
25 Aug 18, 10:44am
A flattening of house prices at the bottom of the market is making home ownership more affordable for first home buyers in most parts of the country but Queenstown prices have gone through the roof
21 Aug 18, 9:24am
Harcourts sold more homes in July but prices were weaker overall, particularly in Auckland
20 Aug 18, 11:47am
ANZ's economists change their call and now no longer expect official interest rates to rise in the foreseeable future
16 Aug 18, 5:02am
'Ongoing uncertainty in the housing market is fuelling caution about market prospects' - ASB Housing Confidence Survey
15 Aug 18, 3:52pm
Housing Minister Phil Twyford says 'affordable' KiwiBuild home prices less likely to be affected by fluctuating market than higher valued homes
15 Aug 18, 11:51am
Westpac's chief economist abruptly changes tack and now forecasts a house price rally early next year, with prices to climb 1.5% in the first quarter; RBNZ was the 'game changer'
15 Aug 18, 10:00am
House prices were generally softer in July compared to June but sales volumes are holding up - REINZ
14 Aug 18, 9:32am
The fact borrowing on the 100,000 KiwiBuild houses will mostly fall outside the LVR restrictions may force a rethink on macro-prudential policies


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