Property news and analysis

11 Dec 17, 1:51pm
Sales rates lower at Bayleys' latest Auckland auctions, higher down the line
9 Dec 17, 7:00am
The lack of bidding at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auction shows buyers are becoming extremely cautious
8 Dec 17, 12:56pm
Investors have a good appetite for commercial property as we head towards Christmas
8 Dec 17, 11:34am
Westpac report says migration is already slowing and this will 'reinforce downward pressure on house prices'
8 Dec 17, 10:13am
National Party housing spokesperson responds to Phil Twyford's first big policy speech on how he will tackle housing affordability, housing availability and home ownership
7 Dec 17, 5:02am
QV's latest valuations are a mixed bag, with average values flat or down compared to a year ago in Auckland and Christchurch, but rising in most other places
5 Dec 17, 11:21am
New building work worth $5.51 billion in the third quarter of this year - Statistics NZ
5 Dec 17, 10:24am
Sales are well down at Barfoot & Thompson but new listings are well up, suggesting there will be a stockpile of unsold properties after the Christmas break
4 Dec 17, 11:01am
A big week at Bayleys' auction rooms in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Matamata and Rotorua
3 Dec 17, 6:04am
The new Housing Minister sets out how he plans to "build communities", deal with homlessness, "build 100,000 affordable homes for first home buyers", help renters, and sort out the tax incentives
2 Dec 17, 6:26am
Price pressure is building in the Auckland housing market and sooner or later something has to give, Greg Ninness argues
1 Dec 17, 11:02am
The growing gap between buyers' and vendors' price expectations is taking its toll in the auction rooms
1 Dec 17, 1:02am
Listings of homes for sale are surging as sales remain sluggish, which could create an overhang of unsold properties next year
30 Nov 17, 11:28am
The number of new dwelling consents issued in October was below where it was 12 months ago
29 Nov 17, 3:56pm
Reserve Bank doesn't see a collapse of house prices 'as a particularly high risk' due to Government policies, but says the new policies reinforce the RBNZ's decision to relax LVR restrictions
29 Nov 17, 3:04pm
Real estate agent convicted of tax fraud has licence cancelled by High Court
29 Nov 17, 9:13am
Reserve Bank will begin rolling back the LVR restrictions with the 'speed limit' for high LVR lending for banks increased to 15% from 10%; Investors will be required to just make 35% deposits compared with 40% now
28 Nov 17, 5:14pm
Most people think house prices will decline or stay the same over the next 6 months and the new government will have a positive impact on the housing market
28 Nov 17, 3:11pm
Sales remain sluggish in west Auckland and on the North Shore at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
28 Nov 17, 10:56am
Lower house prices see Central Auckland join Papakura and Franklin as the only parts of greater Auckland where housing is considered affordable for first home buyers


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