Property news and analysis

26th Jun 19, 11:58am
Findings from Statistics NZ's General Social Survey show a third of renters say their house is very suitable, compared to half of homeowners
Findings from Statistics NZ's General Social Survey show a third of renters say their house is very suitable, compared to half of homeowners
26th Jun 19, 11:58am
26th Jun 19, 10:57am
IMF cautions the Reserve Bank about any further loosening of the 'speed limits' on high loan to value residential lending; welcomes prospect of introduction of vacant land tax and says Govt could go 'broader'
IMF cautions the Reserve Bank about any further loosening of the 'speed limits' on high loan to value residential lending; welcomes prospect of introduction of vacant land tax and says Govt could go 'broader'
26th Jun 19, 10:57am
26th Jun 19, 7:39am
The number of new homes being completed in Auckland could increase by about a third over the next two years
The number of new homes being completed in Auckland could increase by about a third over the next two years
26th Jun 19, 7:39am
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25th Jun 19, 10:18am
OECD report notes lack of success of KiwiBuild programme and says Govt should focus more on low-income renters
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OECD report notes lack of success of KiwiBuild programme and says Govt should focus more on low-income renters
25th Jun 19, 10:18am
25th Jun 19, 9:54am
Sales on just over a third of the properties at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions last week
Sales on just over a third of the properties at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions last week
25th Jun 19, 9:54am
24th Jun 19, 1:22pm
ASB economists say restrictions on non-resident house buying in NZ are 'biting' and this supports the ASB view that there will only be a 'modest' pick-up in house prices in the second half of this year
ASB economists say restrictions on non-resident house buying in NZ are 'biting' and this supports the ASB view that there will only be a 'modest' pick-up in house prices in the second half of this year
24th Jun 19, 1:22pm
23rd Jun 19, 6:01am
Predicting which way house prices will go has become more difficult because the market is not following the usual rules, says Greg Ninness
Predicting which way house prices will go has become more difficult because the market is not following the usual rules, says Greg Ninness
23rd Jun 19, 6:01am
22nd Jun 19, 9:31am
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As the government steers homeowners toward the $50 bln apartment market, key players in the property sector have slammed the decision by the Housing Minister to delay new legislation updating the Unit Titles Act
As the government steers homeowners toward the $50 bln apartment market, key players in the property sector have slammed the decision by the Housing Minister to delay new legislation updating the Unit Titles Act
22nd Jun 19, 9:31am
21st Jun 19, 11:58am
A full house and plenty of bidding at Ray White's mega apartment auction that was probably the biggest one interest.co.nz has attended
A full house and plenty of bidding at Ray White's mega apartment auction that was probably the biggest one interest.co.nz has attended
21st Jun 19, 11:58am
19th Jun 19, 11:20am
Property information and analytics company CoreLogic believes the Reserve Bank will further loosen the loan to valuation ratio rules, which may include lower deposit limits for owner-occupiers
Property information and analytics company CoreLogic believes the Reserve Bank will further loosen the loan to valuation ratio rules, which may include lower deposit limits for owner-occupiers
19th Jun 19, 11:20am
18th Jun 19, 3:55pm
Almost everyone buying or selling residential property will now be required to provide their IRD number on land transfer documents
Almost everyone buying or selling residential property will now be required to provide their IRD number on land transfer documents
18th Jun 19, 3:55pm
18th Jun 19, 10:42am
Overall sales rates are relatively stable but there can be big variances in sales rates between individual auctions
Overall sales rates are relatively stable but there can be big variances in sales rates between individual auctions
18th Jun 19, 10:42am
15th Jun 19, 9:45am
Can Pukekohe be both a satellite town for Auckland and remain a key food growing region? Steve Forbes investigates
Can Pukekohe be both a satellite town for Auckland and remain a key food growing region? Steve Forbes investigates
15th Jun 19, 9:45am
15th Jun 19, 8:20am
There is probably no need for a scheme such as KiwiBuild outside of Auckland, Greg Ninness argues, adding KiwiBuild may yet have its day albeit not in its existing form
There is probably no need for a scheme such as KiwiBuild outside of Auckland, Greg Ninness argues, adding KiwiBuild may yet have its day albeit not in its existing form
15th Jun 19, 8:20am
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14th Jun 19, 9:31am
Auckland house sales volumes down 22% in May compared to a year ago, but around the rest of the country the drop was just 1.4%
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Auckland house sales volumes down 22% in May compared to a year ago, but around the rest of the country the drop was just 1.4%
14th Jun 19, 9:31am
13th Jun 19, 11:15am
Auction selling prices were evenly split between properties that sold for more or less than their Rating Valuations
Auction selling prices were evenly split between properties that sold for more or less than their Rating Valuations
13th Jun 19, 11:15am
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12th Jun 19, 4:36pm
Housing Minister Phil Twyford in talks with developers and officials over making public land available for private developers committed to building long-term affordable rentals
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Housing Minister Phil Twyford in talks with developers and officials over making public land available for private developers committed to building long-term affordable rentals
12th Jun 19, 4:36pm
12th Jun 19, 9:21am
Robertson pushes ahead with TWG recommendation to investigate a vacant land tax, despite Treasury and the IRD saying there's no evidence to suggest it'll stop land bankers and improve housing affordability
Robertson pushes ahead with TWG recommendation to investigate a vacant land tax, despite Treasury and the IRD saying there's no evidence to suggest it'll stop land bankers and improve housing affordability
12th Jun 19, 9:21am
11th Jun 19, 10:25am
New auction results features include more detailed result descriptions and links to homes.co.nz and Realestate.co.nz
New auction results features include more detailed result descriptions and links to homes.co.nz and Realestate.co.nz
11th Jun 19, 10:25am
10th Jun 19, 1:01pm
Terry Baucher says the 'demographic crunch' that will see Govt expenses rising faster than income gained through tax is coming more quickly than most people realise - and something will need to be done
Terry Baucher says the 'demographic crunch' that will see Govt expenses rising faster than income gained through tax is coming more quickly than most people realise - and something will need to be done
10th Jun 19, 1:01pm

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