Property news and analysis

4 Sep 18, 2:17pm
The Government releases proposals that could set new standards for heating, ventilation, dampness and draught control in rental homes
4 Sep 18, 11:01am
Prices at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions ranged from $557,000 for a home unit in Greenlane to $2.36 million for a renovated Grey Lynn villa
4 Sep 18, 5:00am
Housing market remains on its steady course as new listings start to rise as we head into spring, says
3 Sep 18, 12:44pm
Prices started at $400,000 for a three bedroom family home in Mt Wellington at Bayleys' Auckland auctions
1 Sep 18, 10:41am
Our changing migration patterns: Net migration numbers are falling back from their recent highs but migration is still increasing in some areas and declining in others
30 Aug 18, 11:20am
New dwelling consents were at elevated levels in Auckland last month, but down in most other main centres
29 Aug 18, 9:55am
Squirrel Mortgages' John Bolton sees prices remaining relatively stable in the overall housing market but says new developments could come under price pressure
28 Aug 18, 9:43am
Auction numbers remained low but sales rates were creeping up at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
28 Aug 18, 7:16am
Rodney Dickens criticises Auckland Council's economists, claiming their desire for higher density housing near rapid transport routes taints their analysis
27 Aug 18, 3:38pm
Monthly mortgage figures show investors are slowly rebuilding their share of borrowing, gaining their highest share of the overall figures for over a year last month
27 Aug 18, 10:03am
Minister of Housing Phil Twyford eyes increase to tenancy termination notice periods, ‘no cause tenancy terminations’ and limiting rent increases in shakeup of the Residential Tenancies Act
25 Aug 18, 10:44am
A flattening of house prices at the bottom of the market is making home ownership more affordable for first home buyers in most parts of the country but Queenstown prices have gone through the roof
23 Aug 18, 9:53am
What if we magically increased the number of houses in Auckland by 20% and dropped population growth by 25%? We'd still have a housing shortage, concludes Auckland Council's chief economist 
23 Aug 18, 7:37am
Farm sales numbers are about the same as a year ago and prices have improved slightly but dairy has taken a hit, the REINZ says
22 Aug 18, 2:18pm
Investment Property Snapshot: With standard rental yields so low in Auckland, an apartment in a hotel could be worth a look for investors chasing rental income
22 Aug 18, 10:22am
Fletcher Building CEO says the Government's flagship housing programme is both a threat and an opportunity for his company
21 Aug 18, 10:01am
Auction numbers were low but the sales rate held up at Barfoot & Thompson's latest Auckland auctions
21 Aug 18, 9:24am
Harcourts sold more homes in July but prices were weaker overall, particularly in Auckland
18 Aug 18, 9:31am
Fewer properties to choose from at Bayleys' auction rooms but sales on just over a third of them
18 Aug 18, 9:06am
Augustine Lau's ex-partner sentenced for ignoring enforcement orders issued over sewage and asbestos contamination at crowded rental properties 


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