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Greg Ninness

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Greg Ninness is the Property Editor of interest.co.nz. He has worked as a business journalist since 1990 and covered the commercial and residential property markets since 2005. 

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8 years 2 months

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Just a dozen properties a week selling under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
23rd Jul 22, 6:51am
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Just a dozen properties a week selling under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
First home buyers must navigate between the swings and roundabouts of lower house prices and higher mortgage interest rates
22nd Jul 22, 10:02am
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First home buyers must navigate between the swings and roundabouts of lower house prices and higher mortgage interest rates
The number of residential properties being auctioned slumped further last week - just over a quarter sold under the hammer
19th Jul 22, 9:59am
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The number of residential properties being auctioned slumped further last week - just over a quarter sold under the hammer
Overseas student numbers starting to pick up and more working holiday visas being issued
18th Jul 22, 1:34pm
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Overseas student numbers starting to pick up and more working holiday visas being issued
Just 12 residential properties sold under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
16th Jul 22, 6:43am
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Just 12 residential properties sold under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
House prices are now declining in all main urban districts according to the latest REINZ sales data
14th Jul 22, 7:47am
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House prices are now declining in all main urban districts according to the latest REINZ sales data
Statistics NZ explains how it gathers migration data - and it doesn't involve someone standing at the airport with a clipboard
13th Jul 22, 2:19pm
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Statistics NZ explains how it gathers migration data - and it doesn't involve someone standing at the airport with a clipboard
June's median house prices lower compared to May in eight regions, higher in five
13th Jul 22, 9:02am
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June's median house prices lower compared to May in eight regions, higher in five
Talk of a mass exodus of New Zealanders heading overseas to live may turn out to be nothing more than a beat up
12th Jul 22, 12:14pm
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Talk of a mass exodus of New Zealanders heading overseas to live may turn out to be nothing more than a beat up
Residential auction activity remains at low levels around New Zealand
12th Jul 22, 10:19am
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Residential auction activity remains at low levels around New Zealand
New figures suggest residential construction may have been declining for the last 12 months
12th Jul 22, 7:08am
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New figures suggest residential construction may have been declining for the last 12 months
Barfoot & Thompson auctioned 101 properties over the last week, half as many as a year ago, with less than a quarter selling under the hammer compared to two thirds last year
9th Jul 22, 6:42am
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Barfoot & Thompson auctioned 101 properties over the last week, half as many as a year ago, with less than a quarter selling under the hammer compared to two thirds last year
BNZ provided incorrect information to Police about 50,000 cash transactions
8th Jul 22, 10:10am
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BNZ provided incorrect information to Police about 50,000 cash transactions
Auckland, Wellington and Palmerston North experience the biggest falls in housing values
8th Jul 22, 5:00am
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Auckland, Wellington and Palmerston North experience the biggest falls in housing values
Established home owners may be well placed to make the move up to their next dream home, but a range of factors could be making them cautious
7th Jul 22, 9:49am
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Established home owners may be well placed to make the move up to their next dream home, but a range of factors could be making them cautious
CoreLogic says property values falling around the country - Waiheke Island had the biggest fall of $166,000 over the last three months
6th Jul 22, 8:52am
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CoreLogic says property values falling around the country - Waiheke Island had the biggest fall of $166,000 over the last three months
Fewer properties were offered at auction last week but the sales rate edged up slightly to 29%
6th Jul 22, 6:45am
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Fewer properties were offered at auction last week but the sales rate edged up slightly to 29%
Barfoot & Thompson's June sales at 12 year low, average price down by $120,000 from December peak
4th Jul 22, 10:41am
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Barfoot & Thompson's June sales at 12 year low, average price down by $120,000 from December peak
Seventy-eight properties on offer and 15 sold under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
2nd Jul 22, 7:02am
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Seventy-eight properties on offer and 15 sold under the hammer at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
Residential building work now worth $22.5 billion a year
1st Jul 22, 12:21pm
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Residential building work now worth $22.5 billion a year
The average asking price of homes in Auckland is down $112,209 since January
1st Jul 22, 9:31am
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The average asking price of homes in Auckland is down $112,209 since January
Number of rental properties advertised on Trade Me Property hit an all-time high in May
30th Jun 22, 11:07am
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Number of rental properties advertised on Trade Me Property hit an all-time high in May
First home buyers with less than a 20% deposit are paying more for a home than buyers with a full deposit, pushing up their mortgage risk profile for banks
29th Jun 22, 11:44am
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First home buyers with less than a 20% deposit are paying more for a home than buyers with a full deposit, pushing up their mortgage risk profile for banks
ANZ's economists warn that the stars are aligned for a slowdown in residential construction
28th Jun 22, 11:50am
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ANZ's economists warn that the stars are aligned for a slowdown in residential construction
A quarter of properties selling under the hammer at auctions is the new normal
28th Jun 22, 9:57am
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A quarter of properties selling under the hammer at auctions is the new normal