Home Loan Affordability Report

21 Jun 18, 9:56am
Lower quartile house prices dropped in most regions in May, but increased in Northland, Auckland, Waikato and Taranaki
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22 May 18, 10:28am
First home buyer affordability little changed in April, but those who bought a first home five years ago may be wise to assess whether it is time to move on and up
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27 Apr 18, 8:38am
In 25 of the 30 urban areas we track buying a first home is affordable for a couple on median incomes, but not on Auckland's North Shore - and saving for a deposit remains a challenge
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21 Mar 18, 9:42am
Housing affordability still a major challenge for first home buyers in Auckland and Queenstown, interest.co.nz Home Loan Affordability reports show
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23 Feb 18, 11:30am
Owning a home is now more within reach for first home buyers in Auckland as prices tumble and interest rates remain low
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25 Jan 18, 1:27pm
Interest.co.nz's latest home loan affordability reports show challenge toughening for would-be 1st home buyers in Auckland and the Waikato, easing in much of the rest of NZ
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20 Dec 17, 8:02am
Interest.co.nz's Home Loan Affordability Reports show first home buyers are benefiting from falling house prices in Auckland
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28 Nov 17, 10:56am
Lower house prices see Central Auckland join Papakura and Franklin as the only parts of greater Auckland where housing is considered affordable for first home buyers
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6 Jul 17, 10:29am
Two instances of the government wrongly defending its Auckland First Home Buyer track record has Alex Tarrant warning: Beware Ministers bearing affordability data
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19 Jun 17, 11:37am
Labour slams new Government housing affordability measure as 'ham-fisted'; calls on Nick Smith to reissue it with 'accurate numbers' on true state of housing affordability
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10 May 17, 5:22pm
Best way to address housing affordability is boosting land supply, Building & Construction Minister Smith says after govt data details affordability struggles in Auckland
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28 Sep 16, 8:56am
It's not just the low paid who are being squeezed out of Auckland's housing market, its affecting middle income earners too
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30 Aug 16, 7:52am
Home Loan Affordability Reports show people should have no trouble moving on to the second rung of the property ladder, but first home buyers will struggle in Auckland and Queenstown
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28 Jul 16, 10:09am
First home buyers in Auckland will be financially disadvantaged throughout their lives compared to those in other regions
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29 Jun 16, 1:43pm
Expanded Home Loan Affordability Reports show there is hope for first home buyers in Auckland but they still face tough choices
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24 May 16, 9:40am
Housing Minister's claim homes are more affordable now than when Labour was in government only tells part of the story
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20 Apr 16, 1:40pm
Central Otago/Lakes joins Auckland as the second region in NZ where housing is now unaffordable for typical first home buyers
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24 Mar 16, 11:08am
Home Loan Affordability Report: House prices increasing so much in Auckland they risk creating an economic underclass that doesn't exist in other parts of the country
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27 Jan 16, 12:02pm
First home buyers have been getting squeezed out of the Auckland market for more than two years
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27 Nov 15, 9:02am
A drop in lower quartile house prices and lower mortgage costs have improved housing affordability but first home buyers will still struggle in Auckland
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