Property news and analysis

26 Oct 18, 11:04am
Falling interest rates, easing house prices and rising incomes have improved the lot of typical first home buyers in Auckland by nearly $90 a week since March 2017
24 Oct 18, 9:37am
Nearly 250 properties offered at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions with sales on a third and most selling for more than their rating valuations
23 Oct 18, 12:44pm
Falls in migration & rising building consents mean Auckland's housing shortage could be on the verge of receding, but there's still a big backlog of pent up demand to overcome
20 Oct 18, 9:59am
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
19 Oct 18, 5:00am
There was plenty on offer at the main Auckland apartment auctions this week but not much was sold under the hammer
18 Oct 18, 3:24pm
Auckland Council economists found that property up to 500m from a train station gets a value boost, making the 'value catchments' smaller than expected. And the value uplift isn't everywhere trains service
16 Oct 18, 12:25pm
Harcourts' September sales suggest a steady start to spring as national average selling price rises, sales volumes flat
16 Oct 18, 10:00am
Comparing auction selling prices to rating valuations suggests prices are relatively steady
15 Oct 18, 9:44am
Rental growth strong in Wellington, Queenstown, Rotorua, Napier and Whanganui, but weak in Auckland and Christchurch
12 Oct 18, 7:35am
Ray White's latest Auckland apartment auction had everything from an upmarket unit in the leafy High Court precinct to a renovator's delight in Point England
11 Oct 18, 9:45am
The number of homes sold last month was the lowest in September since 2011 but prices remained flat
10 Oct 18, 10:17am
The auction rooms are getting busier as the weather improves
10 Oct 18, 6:00am
A new tower in Auckland's Central Business District will contain 226 apartments and a 233 room hotel
9 Oct 18, 10:05am
Even KiwiBuild homes are likely to be beyond the reach of many first home buyers if they don't have a decent deposit or a better than average income
6 Oct 18, 9:48am
Investment Property Snapshot: Character building in Nelson Central Business District gives 7% net yield
5 Oct 18, 12:39pm
There were plenty of buyers at the latest Auckland apartment auctions but they were being cautious on price
5 Oct 18, 7:24am
Housing Minister Phil Twyford backs select committee recommendation for start of letting fee ban to be brought forward to December 12
4 Oct 18, 7:10am
Housing Minister Phil Twyford seeks advice on a National Party bill that aims to strengthen the management of the $50 billion apartment sector
3 Oct 18, 10:40am
Auckland house buyers should have plenty of choice this summer so sellers will need to be realistic on price
3 Oct 18, 5:00am
Quotable Value figures show the average value of homes is declining in Auckland, Christchurch and Queenstown, and rising more slowly in other centres


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