Property news and analysis

24th Oct 19, 3:48pm
New mortgage figures from the Reserve Bank show that investors had their biggest share of mortgage lending last month for a year; first home buyers are still prominent
New mortgage figures from the Reserve Bank show that investors had their biggest share of mortgage lending last month for a year; first home buyers are still prominent
24th Oct 19, 3:48pm
24th Oct 19, 1:04pm
David Norman assesses the risk of contagion from an international recession and says Auckland is in an exceptionally strong economic position and it and New Zealand as a whole have some buffers that will help
David Norman assesses the risk of contagion from an international recession and says Auckland is in an exceptionally strong economic position and it and New Zealand as a whole have some buffers that will help
24th Oct 19, 1:04pm
24th Oct 19, 10:21am
Estimated agency commissions on residential property sales in September quarter up 7% on a year ago
Estimated agency commissions on residential property sales in September quarter up 7% on a year ago
24th Oct 19, 10:21am
23rd Oct 19, 1:22pm
A lift in housing activity could help to give the economy 'a bit of a kick', ANZ economists say
A lift in housing activity could help to give the economy 'a bit of a kick', ANZ economists say
23rd Oct 19, 1:22pm
22nd Oct 19, 12:05pm
Auckland housing now affordable for first home buyers in all districts except the North Shore, interest.co.nz’s latest Home Loan Affordability Reports show
Auckland housing now affordable for first home buyers in all districts except the North Shore, interest.co.nz’s latest Home Loan Affordability Reports show
22nd Oct 19, 12:05pm
22nd Oct 19, 9:39am
Sales on two thirds of the properties at Barfoot's big Manukau and North Shore auctions
Sales on two thirds of the properties at Barfoot's big Manukau and North Shore auctions
22nd Oct 19, 9:39am
19th Oct 19, 8:19am
Sales were achieved on just over half the properties offered at the latest auctions but auction rooms are quieter compared to this time last year
Sales were achieved on just over half the properties offered at the latest auctions but auction rooms are quieter compared to this time last year
19th Oct 19, 8:19am
18th Oct 19, 7:44am
Residential rental yields looking slightly more attractive in Auckland, not so good elsewhere
Residential rental yields looking slightly more attractive in Auckland, not so good elsewhere
18th Oct 19, 7:44am
16th Oct 19, 11:28am
Properties in Auckland's leafy central suburbs were the top sellers at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
Properties in Auckland's leafy central suburbs were the top sellers at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
16th Oct 19, 11:28am
16th Oct 19, 11:26am
Fletcher's new off-site house production plant in Wiri is expected to make the core components for at least 500 new homes a year
Fletcher's new off-site house production plant in Wiri is expected to make the core components for at least 500 new homes a year
16th Oct 19, 11:26am
15th Oct 19, 4:52pm
The Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment requests evidence from Concrete Structure Investigations about claims of structurally defective buildings across the country
The Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment requests evidence from Concrete Structure Investigations about claims of structurally defective buildings across the country
15th Oct 19, 4:52pm
15th Oct 19, 11:49am
New Zealand lost 13,577 NZ citizens in year to August, almost double the previous year's loss. But the net gain from migration still almost reached 54,000
New Zealand lost 13,577 NZ citizens in year to August, almost double the previous year's loss. But the net gain from migration still almost reached 54,000
15th Oct 19, 11:49am
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15th Oct 19, 9:45am
The national median house price hit a record high in September with sales volumes also firmer, the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand says
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The national median house price hit a record high in September with sales volumes also firmer, the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand says
15th Oct 19, 9:45am
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15th Oct 19, 5:00am
Interim Retirement Commissioner on benefits of loosening KiwiSaver rules around first home withdrawals: 'If we can get more people on the property ladder earlier, there may be less liability to taxpayers later'; Minister Faafoi hesitant
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Interim Retirement Commissioner on benefits of loosening KiwiSaver rules around first home withdrawals: 'If we can get more people on the property ladder earlier, there may be less liability to taxpayers later'; Minister Faafoi hesitant
15th Oct 19, 5:00am
12th Oct 19, 11:26am
A wrap of the not so politically sexy work underway to increase the supply of houses... eventually
A wrap of the not so politically sexy work underway to increase the supply of houses... eventually
12th Oct 19, 11:26am
12th Oct 19, 7:24am
Greg Ninness details how and why investors could turn to commercial property as their term deposits start to mature, pushing prices up and yields down
Greg Ninness details how and why investors could turn to commercial property as their term deposits start to mature, pushing prices up and yields down
12th Oct 19, 7:24am
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11th Oct 19, 10:31am
Building Act reforms to see new certification scheme reduce prefab consenting requirements, improve building product information disclosures, hike penalties for non-compliant builders, and reduce the building levy
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Building Act reforms to see new certification scheme reduce prefab consenting requirements, improve building product information disclosures, hike penalties for non-compliant builders, and reduce the building levy
11th Oct 19, 10:31am
10th Oct 19, 1:33pm
Martin Hawes wonders how many KiwiSaver members are really in the right fund type and will be badly exposed when the economic tide inevitably recedes. He counsels against simplistic positioning
Martin Hawes wonders how many KiwiSaver members are really in the right fund type and will be badly exposed when the economic tide inevitably recedes. He counsels against simplistic positioning
10th Oct 19, 1:33pm
10th Oct 19, 10:51am
Average rents declined in the third quarter of the year but remain up by 6.5% compared to a year ago
Average rents declined in the third quarter of the year but remain up by 6.5% compared to a year ago
10th Oct 19, 10:51am
9th Oct 19, 8:56am
Waikato and Bay of Plenty should be at the top of the list for property investors chasing growth with Taranaki, West Coast and Southland at the bottom, Greg Ninness says
Waikato and Bay of Plenty should be at the top of the list for property investors chasing growth with Taranaki, West Coast and Southland at the bottom, Greg Ninness says
9th Oct 19, 8:56am

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