Property news and analysis

3 Aug 17, 10:51am
Barfoot & Thompson's median Auckland price lower than 12 months ago, weakest July sales volumes since 2010
3 Aug 17, 7:21am
First home buyers, homelessness key focus of new Labour leadership team in Parliament Wednesday; Auckland traffic congestion, health and education also talked up
2 Aug 17, 7:36pm
Figures revealed by the Auckland Council show over 5,500 building consents were issued within the 154 SHAs, but 25 of the areas had no consent activity at all prior to being disestablished
2 Aug 17, 5:02am
QV says the flattening of average dwelling values in Auckland, Hamilton and Christchurch is now spreading to Wellington and Dunedin
1 Aug 17, 11:20am
Sales rates at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions ranged from 31% to 50%
1 Aug 17, 2:03am
The downturn in Auckland's housing market is starting to spread to the rest of the country. New listings on at their lowest level in 10 years
31 Jul 17, 4:14pm
New RBNZ figures show mortgage borrowing growing at its slowest annual rate in well over a year; non-bank mortgage borrowing is starting to surge, however
31 Jul 17, 12:05pm
How longer term insurance policies could prevent mortgage defaults in the future
31 Jul 17, 11:15am
Auckland has little to cheer about in new dwelling consent figures, with June numbers lower than a year ago
29 Jul 17, 7:36am
Not much to choose from but 58% of homes were sold at Bayleys' latest auctions
28 Jul 17, 9:42am
Falling house prices around NZ bring home ownership a step closer for first homes buyers, but they'd still struggle to get on the property ladder in Auckland or Queenstown
27 Jul 17, 2:19pm
Fewer Auckland apartments being offered at auction and although there are serious buyers about, they are being cautious
26 Jul 17, 3:37pm
New Reserve Bank figures show the amount borrowed by investors for house purchases in June dropped by 48.5% compared with the same month a year ago
26 Jul 17, 9:17am
Strong headwinds and dangerous cross currents make it increasingly difficult for investors to plot a straight course in our volatile housing market
25 Jul 17, 11:38am
Sales rates ranged from zero to 50% at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
25 Jul 17, 7:15am
PM English says govt's targeted rates infrastructure experiment in Auckland seeking answer to question of whether land costs will fall more than infrastructure costs rise, hence making housing cheaper overall
24 Jul 17, 11:23am
Housing rents have plateaued in Auckland and are declining in Christchurch, rising in Wellington, regions starting to cool, says Trade Me Property
24 Jul 17, 9:20am
National promises $600m for housing infrastructure investment alongside private sector for projects to be owned by SPVs, repaid through targeted rates and volumetric charges; Labour says this was its policy from 2015
22 Jul 17, 6:02am
Auction numbers dwindling but sales rate improving for Bayleys
21 Jul 17, 12:38pm
Social Housing Register waiting list hits new record high in June; Amy Adams says rising rents partly to blame but AS boost could help; Labour's Twyford highlights NZ homelessness as worst in OECD


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