Property news and analysis

21 Feb 19, 11:00am
Tax Working Group details how the Government should extend the taxation of capital gains and reduce income tax
20 Feb 19, 2:30pm
A year after formally pulling out of tendering for big building projects following huge financial losses, Fletcher Building is tentatively signalling a likely re-entry into such work later this calendar year
20 Feb 19, 11:14am
Cheapest KiwiBuild homes announced, as Mike Greer commits to building 104 homes in Christchurch and West Auckland 
20 Feb 19, 8:11am
Auckland Council property swap plan puts waterfront assets at risk according to councillor Mike Lee
19 Feb 19, 6:11pm
Bridges says a capital gains tax would cause people to leave for Australia (where there is a capital gains tax); fails to answer questions about the fairness and effectiveness of the tax system
19 Feb 19, 12:40pm
Harcourts' nationwide January sales volumes fell 9.1% year-on-year with average selling prices much softer in Auckland 
19 Feb 19, 7:43am
Treasury warns scrapping tenure review could cost the Government more; Minister says there are alternatives to conserving pastoral land without the the Crown fully buying it back
19 Feb 19, 5:00am
The troubled redevelopment of the Waiwera Hot Pools complex by Russian billionaire Mikhail Khimich has ended in liquidation
16 Feb 19, 7:19am
Apartment buildings with remediation and seismic strength issues didn't deter investors who were prepared to take a punt at the latest apartment auctions
15 Feb 19, 9:30am
Contracts to sell thousands of KiwiBuild homes could be available to real estate agents that participate in the Government's Real Estate Panel process
15 Feb 19, 5:00am
House buying optimism hits five-and-a-half year high in ASB Housing Confidence Survey
14 Feb 19, 9:36am
REINZ says there was a two-tiered property market in January, with prices down in Auckland and Canterbury but firmer elsewhere
13 Feb 19, 4:47pm
RBNZ Governor Adrian Orr says central bank has 'historically low level' of house price inflation projected; says investor perceptions 'are being tested at the moment'
13 Feb 19, 8:50am
Influential RBNZ Survey of expectations shows significant change in view of house prices this year - with the average pick now for gains of less than 2%
13 Feb 19, 7:53am
KPMG sees 2019 as a key year for house prices following the restrictions placed on overseas buyers late last year and with the current woes in the Australian market
13 Feb 19, 5:00am
Average housing values in Auckland are lower than they were 12 months ago says QV, with value growth in other regions slowing
12 Feb 19, 9:39am
A $100 million marine development in Auckland's Wynyard Quarter is awaiting OIO approval before work can start
12 Feb 19, 7:26am
Tax concerns over transfer of millions of dollars’ worth of prime waterfront property between Council Controlled Organisation and the Auckland Council
12 Feb 19, 5:00am
Opposition leader Simon Bridges' figures on rising rents are more interesting for what they don't say than what they do say
10 Feb 19, 6:02am
New estimates showing much lower levels of migration have probably reduced the size of Auckland's housing shortage but it hasn't gone away


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