Property news and analysis

29th Nov 19, 4:13pm
Council of Financial Regulators says climate change, financial inclusion and consumer engagement, residential property insurance, plus conduct and governance are on its agenda
Council of Financial Regulators says climate change, financial inclusion and consumer engagement, residential property insurance, plus conduct and governance are on its agenda
29th Nov 19, 4:13pm
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29th Nov 19, 11:34am
New dwelling consents surge ahead in Auckland but remain sluggish in the Bay of Plenty while the Waikato plays catch up
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New dwelling consents surge ahead in Auckland but remain sluggish in the Bay of Plenty while the Waikato plays catch up
29th Nov 19, 11:34am
28th Nov 19, 3:03pm
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Auckland Council says the city's housing market has benefited from regulatory and structural changes
Auckland Council says the city's housing market has benefited from regulatory and structural changes
28th Nov 19, 3:03pm
28th Nov 19, 10:10am
Fletcher Building looking at modular timber and steel construction methods to crack the apartment market
Fletcher Building looking at modular timber and steel construction methods to crack the apartment market
28th Nov 19, 10:10am
28th Nov 19, 9:54am
David Hargreaves says the Reserve Bank's decision to leave existing loan to value ratio restrictions in place means it's unlikely there will be further relaxation of the rules for at least a year
David Hargreaves says the Reserve Bank's decision to leave existing loan to value ratio restrictions in place means it's unlikely there will be further relaxation of the rules for at least a year
28th Nov 19, 9:54am
27th Nov 19, 2:11pm
Work visa approvals up 9% on a year ago, residence visa approvals up 12.8% the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment says
Work visa approvals up 9% on a year ago, residence visa approvals up 12.8% the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment says
27th Nov 19, 2:11pm
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27th Nov 19, 9:14am
Reserve Bank keeps restrictions on mortgage lending in place, noting the low interest rate environment could prompt banks to lend more to borrowers with small deposits; Governor says the Bank didn't come 'particularly close' to loosening restrictions
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Reserve Bank keeps restrictions on mortgage lending in place, noting the low interest rate environment could prompt banks to lend more to borrowers with small deposits; Governor says the Bank didn't come 'particularly close' to loosening restrictions
27th Nov 19, 9:14am
26th Nov 19, 5:59pm
Mortgage data released on the eve of the Reserve Bank's LVR restriction review suggests first home buyers wouldn't suffer if restrictions remained in place to keep investor activity at bay
Mortgage data released on the eve of the Reserve Bank's LVR restriction review suggests first home buyers wouldn't suffer if restrictions remained in place to keep investor activity at bay
26th Nov 19, 5:59pm
26th Nov 19, 12:01pm
Housing getting further out of reach for first home buyers as strong price rises cancel out the benefits of falling interest rates,  interest.co.nz’s latest Home Loan Affordability Reports show
Housing getting further out of reach for first home buyers as strong price rises cancel out the benefits of falling interest rates,  interest.co.nz’s latest Home Loan Affordability Reports show
26th Nov 19, 12:01pm
26th Nov 19, 9:34am
Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms getting busier - sales rate hovers around 50%
Barfoot & Thompson's auction rooms getting busier - sales rate hovers around 50%
26th Nov 19, 9:34am
24th Nov 19, 6:31am
Jury out over whether the RBNZ will loosen loan-to-value ratio restrictions on Wednesday, with some observers raising doubts over whether an easing would have much of an effect
Jury out over whether the RBNZ will loosen loan-to-value ratio restrictions on Wednesday, with some observers raising doubts over whether an easing would have much of an effect
24th Nov 19, 6:31am
21st Nov 19, 5:16pm
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A summary of updates to the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act and links to key legal documents
A summary of updates to the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act and links to key legal documents
21st Nov 19, 5:16pm
20th Nov 19, 4:33pm
Households are now increasingly expecting house price rises, while economists are tweaking their house price expectations upwards
Households are now increasingly expecting house price rises, while economists are tweaking their house price expectations upwards
20th Nov 19, 4:33pm
20th Nov 19, 8:50am
New home completions in Auckland up 25% on a year ago
New home completions in Auckland up 25% on a year ago
20th Nov 19, 8:50am
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19th Nov 19, 12:48pm
Government to get greater powers to decline foreign investment bids that don't meet a new 'national interest' test, and bids involving strategic assets that wouldn't otherwise need Overseas Investment Office consent
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Government to get greater powers to decline foreign investment bids that don't meet a new 'national interest' test, and bids involving strategic assets that wouldn't otherwise need Overseas Investment Office consent
19th Nov 19, 12:48pm
19th Nov 19, 9:49am
Overall sales rate of 46% at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions
Overall sales rate of 46% at Barfoot & Thompson's auctions
19th Nov 19, 9:49am
18th Nov 19, 12:42pm
Population growth from migration is a two way street, with big increases in both long term arrivals and departures
Population growth from migration is a two way street, with big increases in both long term arrivals and departures
18th Nov 19, 12:42pm
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17th Nov 19, 1:00pm
Government to introduce law to limit rent hikes, enable tenants to add minor fittings to a property and limit landlords' abilities to end tenancies
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Government to introduce law to limit rent hikes, enable tenants to add minor fittings to a property and limit landlords' abilities to end tenancies
17th Nov 19, 1:00pm
16th Nov 19, 6:26am
Just over two-thirds of the latest weekly auction sales were for more than their rating valuations
Just over two-thirds of the latest weekly auction sales were for more than their rating valuations
16th Nov 19, 6:26am
15th Nov 19, 11:03am
The Hutt Valley, Dunedin and Invercargill have shown the strongest house price growth in New Zealand over the last 12 months
The Hutt Valley, Dunedin and Invercargill have shown the strongest house price growth in New Zealand over the last 12 months
15th Nov 19, 11:03am

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