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Construction costs for industrial buildings are rising but their larger size is producing efficiencies
3rd Dec 21, 8:03am
Construction costs for industrial buildings are rising but their larger size is producing efficiencies
Barfoot & Thompson's sales strongest at the top end of the market, pushing the average selling price up to $1,250,886
2nd Dec 21, 11:01am
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Barfoot & Thompson's sales strongest at the top end of the market, pushing the average selling price up to $1,250,886
Economists at three of the four largest banks now see house prices dropping in 2022
1st Dec 21, 1:49pm
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Economists at three of the four largest banks now see house prices dropping in 2022
Housing market could be at a turning point over summer as the the number of homes being listed for sale ramps up
1st Dec 21, 1:35pm
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Housing market could be at a turning point over summer as the the number of homes being listed for sale ramps up
Almost 48,000 new homes consented in the year to October, nearly 20,000 of them in Auckland
1st Dec 21, 12:19pm
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Almost 48,000 new homes consented in the year to October, nearly 20,000 of them in Auckland
The average value of New Zealand homes rose $17,227 in the month of November, CoreLogic says
1st Dec 21, 5:00am
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The average value of New Zealand homes rose $17,227 in the month of November, CoreLogic says
The number of homes auctioned by Barfoot & Thompson is up strongly but the sales rate is slipping
29th Nov 21, 1:28pm
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The number of homes auctioned by Barfoot & Thompson is up strongly but the sales rate is slipping
Accountants and tax agents say confusion over tax rule changes is giving property investors cold feet and could result in high levels of non-compliance
28th Nov 21, 10:22am
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Accountants and tax agents say confusion over tax rule changes is giving property investors cold feet and could result in high levels of non-compliance
Declining rental yields are making residential investment property a less attractive option
26th Nov 21, 10:25am
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Declining rental yields are making residential investment property a less attractive option
Sharply higher house prices, rising interest rates and tightening credit criteria are creating a perfect storm for first home buyers
25th Nov 21, 10:48am
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Sharply higher house prices, rising interest rates and tightening credit criteria are creating a perfect storm for first home buyers
Mike Blackburn reckons housebuilding will slow sharply as developers delay new projects and they struggle to complete current ones
25th Nov 21, 10:09am
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Mike Blackburn reckons housebuilding will slow sharply as developers delay new projects and they struggle to complete current ones
The housing market remains amazingly buoyant even as interest rates are getting cranked up
24th Nov 21, 3:20pm
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The housing market remains amazingly buoyant even as interest rates are getting cranked up
Prices at the bottom end of Auckland's housing market increased $85,000 in October making home ownership the preserve of the highly paid
23rd Nov 21, 6:26pm
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Prices at the bottom end of Auckland's housing market increased $85,000 in October making home ownership the preserve of the highly paid
David Hargreaves crunches some facts and numbers and worries about what might be ahead in 2022
23rd Nov 21, 2:29pm
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David Hargreaves crunches some facts and numbers and worries about what might be ahead in 2022
Market conditions for Mum & Dad residential housing investors have changed and the future looks tough for them as a series of regulatory changes take an increasing toll on their cash flows
22nd Nov 21, 1:52pm
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Market conditions for Mum & Dad residential housing investors have changed and the future looks tough for them as a series of regulatory changes take an increasing toll on their cash flows
Plenty of properties being offered at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions but the sales rate is dropping away
22nd Nov 21, 11:57am
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Plenty of properties being offered at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions but the sales rate is dropping away
Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister David Clark unveils market study of residential building supplies market
21st Nov 21, 6:16pm
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Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister David Clark unveils market study of residential building supplies market
ANZ economists see 'a relatively middle of the road outlook' for a period of weaker-than-average house price growth over 2022, but a gradual return to average over 2023
17th Nov 21, 3:01pm
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ANZ economists see 'a relatively middle of the road outlook' for a period of weaker-than-average house price growth over 2022, but a gradual return to average over 2023
New Reserve Bank debt to income figures show the extent to which housing investors filled their boots during the low-interest, LVR-free days of last year and into this year
16th Nov 21, 3:25pm
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New Reserve Bank debt to income figures show the extent to which housing investors filled their boots during the low-interest, LVR-free days of last year and into this year
New homes are getting smaller but the cost of building them is getting bigger
16th Nov 21, 1:40pm
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New homes are getting smaller but the cost of building them is getting bigger
Overall sales rate of 59% at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions, almost unchanged from 60% this time last year
16th Nov 21, 9:32am
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Overall sales rate of 59% at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions, almost unchanged from 60% this time last year
New figures show house buyers are still stretching themselves ever more as the RBNZ prepares to consult on possible DTI limits
15th Nov 21, 3:51pm
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New figures show house buyers are still stretching themselves ever more as the RBNZ prepares to consult on possible DTI limits
Annual house price inflation hit 40% in a couple of places over the last year and nowhere had price inflation below 20%
13th Nov 21, 6:31am
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Annual house price inflation hit 40% in a couple of places over the last year and nowhere had price inflation below 20%
NZ's extremely high current levels of housing construction cannot be sustained without a large and sharp recovery in net migration over 2022 and 2023, ASB economists say
11th Nov 21, 1:37pm
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NZ's extremely high current levels of housing construction cannot be sustained without a large and sharp recovery in net migration over 2022 and 2023, ASB economists say
Residential property sales volumes down 22% in October year-on-year, but prices were through the roof
11th Nov 21, 9:15am
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Residential property sales volumes down 22% in October year-on-year, but prices were through the roof