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Lockdowns have had less effect on real estate agency commissions than might have been expected
20th Oct 21, 10:15am
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Lockdowns have had less effect on real estate agency commissions than might have been expected
Latest REINZ/Tony Alexander survey shows less buyer activity although most real estate agents report prices are still rising
3rd Aug 21, 11:10am
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Latest REINZ/Tony Alexander survey shows less buyer activity although most real estate agents report prices are still rising
The real estate industry is estimated to have raked in almost $2.4 billion in residential sales commission in the June year
20th Jul 21, 12:24pm
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The real estate industry is estimated to have raked in almost $2.4 billion in residential sales commission in the June year
Global money laundering and terrorist financing watchdog says the RBNZ needs 'adequate resources to apply the appropriate scope and depth of supervision to banks'
29th Apr 21, 7:30pm
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Global money laundering and terrorist financing watchdog says the RBNZ needs 'adequate resources to apply the appropriate scope and depth of supervision to banks'
The Week in Tax: Inland Revenue fires a warning shot at real estate agents, the IMF wades into the housing debate, and more year-end tax issues
22nd Mar 21, 10:51am
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The Week in Tax: Inland Revenue fires a warning shot at real estate agents, the IMF wades into the housing debate, and more year-end tax issues
IRD is on the trail of real estate agents who overclaim expenses
15th Mar 21, 4:13pm
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IRD is on the trail of real estate agents who overclaim expenses
Department of Internal Affairs issues formal anti-money laundering warning to Property Brokers Ltd in first warning to real estate agent under Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act
1st Mar 21, 12:42pm
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Department of Internal Affairs issues formal anti-money laundering warning to Property Brokers Ltd in first warning to real estate agent under Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act
Real estate industry's estimated residential commission revenue up 24% in 2020 year-on-year to $1.92 billion
29th Jan 21, 10:00am
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Real estate industry's estimated residential commission revenue up 24% in 2020 year-on-year to $1.92 billion
Interest.co.nz analysis shows total residential real estate commissions are estimated to have reached $568 million in the September quarter
6th Nov 20, 10:15am
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Interest.co.nz analysis shows total residential real estate commissions are estimated to have reached $568 million in the September quarter
It could be July before we start to see meaningful data on what's happening to house prices, leaving buyers, sellers and banks struggling to decide what a property is worth
29th Apr 20, 12:02pm
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It could be July before we start to see meaningful data on what's happening to house prices, leaving buyers, sellers and banks struggling to decide what a property is worth
Real estate agencies face an estimated loss of $135m in residential sales commissions as the lock-down brings sales to a halt
29th Mar 20, 6:02am
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Real estate agencies face an estimated loss of $135m in residential sales commissions as the lock-down brings sales to a halt
Real estate agencies estimated to have earned $437 million in residential sales commission in the last three months of 2019
31st Jan 20, 9:53am
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Real estate agencies estimated to have earned $437 million in residential sales commission in the last three months of 2019
Rule change allows people to get up to $100,000 compensation from real estate agents guilty of unsatisfactory conduct
30th Oct 19, 2:40pm
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Rule change allows people to get up to $100,000 compensation from real estate agents guilty of unsatisfactory conduct
Average residential property values declined in the main centres over winter, putting pressure on agents to cut commissions says QV
4th Sep 19, 5:00am
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Average residential property values declined in the main centres over winter, putting pressure on agents to cut commissions says QV
New Zealand real estate agencies estimated to have earned $390.7 million in residential sales commissions in the second quarter this year, down $77.9 million from $468.6 million in the second quarter of 2016
19th Jul 19, 9:12am
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New Zealand real estate agencies estimated to have earned $390.7 million in residential sales commissions in the second quarter this year, down $77.9 million from $468.6 million in the second quarter of 2016
A sharp decline in residential property sales has caused estimated agency commissions to decline in several regions - Auckland commission levels down 29% on three years ago
25th Apr 19, 6:02am
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A sharp decline in residential property sales has caused estimated agency commissions to decline in several regions - Auckland commission levels down 29% on three years ago
Many lawyers are dragging their heels on AML compliance, risking penalties, reputation damage and full-scale police investigations when the regulator begins its inspections later this year
22nd Apr 19, 8:02am
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Many lawyers are dragging their heels on AML compliance, risking penalties, reputation damage and full-scale police investigations when the regulator begins its inspections later this year
Real estate industry estimated to have earned $1.5 billion in residential sales commissions in 2018, up 7.2% from 2017
28th Jan 19, 9:10am
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Real estate industry estimated to have earned $1.5 billion in residential sales commissions in 2018, up 7.2% from 2017
The real estate industry is holding its own despite poor sales in September, with estimated commission revenue in the third quarter up almost 9% on last year
20th Oct 18, 9:59am
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The real estate industry is holding its own despite poor sales in September, with estimated commission revenue in the third quarter up almost 9% on last year
A survey of more than 900 property vendors gave most real estate agents a pass mark but found there was room for improvement
26th Sep 18, 3:03pm
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A survey of more than 900 property vendors gave most real estate agents a pass mark but found there was room for improvement
Government launches campaign to keep public in the loop as lawyers, accountants and real estate agents need to start complying with anti-money laundering rules
24th Jul 18, 5:08pm
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Government launches campaign to keep public in the loop as lawyers, accountants and real estate agents need to start complying with anti-money laundering rules
The real estate industry is estimated to have earned just over $400 million in residential sales commissions in the second quarter of this year as sales volumes bounced off their lows
23rd Jul 18, 1:11pm
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The real estate industry is estimated to have earned just over $400 million in residential sales commissions in the second quarter of this year as sales volumes bounced off their lows
Total residential real estate commissions are estimated to have slumped by $227 million in the 12 months to March, but the loss of blood may have finally been staunched, says Greg Ninness
20th Apr 18, 8:00am
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Total residential real estate commissions are estimated to have slumped by $227 million in the 12 months to March, but the loss of blood may have finally been staunched, says Greg Ninness
New Zealand real estate agencies' commissions down an estimated 22.5% on a year ago, and down 30.5% in Auckland
17th Oct 17, 4:07pm
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New Zealand real estate agencies' commissions down an estimated 22.5% on a year ago, and down 30.5% in Auckland
BNZ chief economist Tony Alexander says Auckland's rising house price cycle is over, sees a risk of property oversupply in some regions
6th Oct 17, 10:30am
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BNZ chief economist Tony Alexander says Auckland's rising house price cycle is over, sees a risk of property oversupply in some regions