Property news and analysis

16 Dec 18, 7:02am
Sales rates ranged from 33% to 54% at Bayleys' latest auctions in Auckland, Hamilton, Matamata, Tauranga and Rotorua
15 Dec 18, 7:07am
Harcourts' November sales volumes were down compared to November last year, but prices were up everywhere except Auckland
14 Dec 18, 10:12am
Jarrod Kerr with the Top 10 things to think about into 2019 from trade wars to yield curve inversion, wage growth, property, Italy and more
14 Dec 18, 9:47am
REINZ data shows the housing market remained steady in November with sales volumes up slightly compared to a year ago
13 Dec 18, 3:35pm
Rodney Dickens challenges Barfoot's optimistic judgment saying the Auckland market is weaker than average, and that the demand-supply balance doesn't justify much if any upside in prices
13 Dec 18, 11:13am
The Reserve Bank has released its climate change strategy, which will include studying the extent to which climate change is factored into the country's current house prices
13 Dec 18, 10:02am
Smaller retail and industrial properties were popular with investors at Bayleys' latest commercial property auctions with not much left unsold
11 Dec 18, 3:44pm
Agents don't mince their words describing a house that's a bit rough around the edges suggesting prospective buyers visiting wear biohazard suits
11 Dec 18, 10:08am
Auction numbers declining as the end of year wind down begins, but sales rates are steady
10 Dec 18, 8:27pm
PM tight lipped on rumours KiwiBuild CEO Stephen Barclay is off work due to an employment dispute; Says his absence has nothing to do with the KiwiBuild programme
10 Dec 18, 1:12pm
Although buyers are being cautious, auction numbers and sales rates are steady and most of those that sell are fetching more than their rating valuations
10 Dec 18, 11:10am
Stats NZ says property assets owned by Kiwis increased in value by more than $300 billion over a 10-year period
9 Dec 18, 12:02pm
Yes, housing debt is growing but perhaps not to levels that anywhere near threaten financial stability, especially if you measure that on a per dwelling basis. The regulatory restrictions are doing their job well
9 Dec 18, 7:02am
ANZ's chief Australian economist says house prices in Sydney and Melbourne could fall 20% from their 2017 peak, but the big question is how this affects the wider Australian economy
7 Dec 18, 2:33pm
The IRD can't say for certain how ring-fencing rental losses will affect the residential property market, but notes investors suffering losses on their rentals are currently getting tax breaks of $2000 a year
5 Dec 18, 10:35am
Barfoot & Thompson's November sales show a steady market, with sales firm and prices holding their own
5 Dec 18, 10:10am
Rather than a sudden meltdown, high debt and falling house prices may result in a 'slow burn' adjustment, taking the edge off consumption and growth in Australia, says Nikko's Chris Rands
5 Dec 18, 5:00am
Still a few hotspots such as Invercargill, Dunedin, Whanganui, Palmerston North, Napier & Whangarei where house values show double digit annual growth, QV says
4 Dec 18, 4:15pm
Overall sales clearance rate of 29% of Barfoot & Thompson's auctions last week on 180 residential properties marketed for sale
4 Dec 18, 11:57am
Andrew Crisp appointed CEO of the new Ministry of Housing and Urban Development responsible for KiwiBuild, Housing NZ and the new Housing and Urban Development Authority


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