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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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Articles by Greg Ninness

21st Sep 20, 2:40pm
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The number of overseas students in this country in August was down 17% year-on-year and the rate of decline is increasing
The number of overseas students in this country in August was down 17% year-on-year and the rate of decline is increasing
21st Sep 20, 2:40pm
19th Sep 20, 9:11am
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Investors getting net yields of around 5% from smaller retail units in Auckland
Investors getting net yields of around 5% from smaller retail units in Auckland
19th Sep 20, 9:11am
18th Sep 20, 9:51am
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Residential auction activity remains strong with 73% sales rate in the first two weeks of September
Residential auction activity remains strong with 73% sales rate in the first two weeks of September
18th Sep 20, 9:51am
16th Sep 20, 5:52pm
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The median price of lifestyle blocks is up 7.1% compared to a year ago but average farm prices are down 4.3%
The median price of lifestyle blocks is up 7.1% compared to a year ago but average farm prices are down 4.3%
16th Sep 20, 5:52pm
16th Sep 20, 9:38am
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It's too early to say if the drop in the number of new homes completed in Auckland in July was the start of a trend or a normal monthly variation
It's too early to say if the drop in the number of new homes completed in Auckland in July was the start of a trend or a normal monthly variation
16th Sep 20, 9:38am
15th Sep 20, 9:35am
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Overall sales rate of 68% at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
Overall sales rate of 68% at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
15th Sep 20, 9:35am
14th Sep 20, 2:11pm
56
New Zealand experiences negative population growth from migration for the first time in seven years
New Zealand experiences negative population growth from migration for the first time in seven years
14th Sep 20, 2:11pm
14th Sep 20, 9:53am
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Westpac says predictions of house prices falling "have been proven wrong"
Westpac says predictions of house prices falling "have been proven wrong"
14th Sep 20, 9:53am
12th Sep 20, 9:02am
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House prices have been rising steadily in almost all parts of the country over the last three months
House prices have been rising steadily in almost all parts of the country over the last three months
12th Sep 20, 9:02am
11th Sep 20, 9:40am
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Record house prices were supported by strong sales volumes in August, the latest Real Estate Institute of New Zealand sales data shows
Record house prices were supported by strong sales volumes in August, the latest Real Estate Institute of New Zealand sales data shows
11th Sep 20, 9:40am
10th Sep 20, 10:44am
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Total fines in real estate price-fixing cartel case brought by the Commerce Commission total nearly $23 million
Total fines in real estate price-fixing cartel case brought by the Commerce Commission total nearly $23 million
10th Sep 20, 10:44am
10th Sep 20, 7:41am
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Greg Ninness asks whether the suggestion that house prices double every 10 years is an urban myth or fact
Greg Ninness asks whether the suggestion that house prices double every 10 years is an urban myth or fact
10th Sep 20, 7:41am
8th Sep 20, 10:48am
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Westpac expects household debt levels to keep increasing but falling interest rates will keep repayments affordable for the time being
Westpac expects household debt levels to keep increasing but falling interest rates will keep repayments affordable for the time being
8th Sep 20, 10:48am
8th Sep 20, 9:23am
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Sales achieved on two thirds of the properties at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
Sales achieved on two thirds of the properties at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
8th Sep 20, 9:23am
5th Sep 20, 9:02am
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Compared to last year more properties are being auctioned, the sales rate is higher and prices are firmer
Compared to last year more properties are being auctioned, the sales rate is higher and prices are firmer
5th Sep 20, 9:02am
4th Sep 20, 1:35pm
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The decline in building activity during the Level 4 lockdown was much less than expected, with residential construction proving particularly resilient
The decline in building activity during the Level 4 lockdown was much less than expected, with residential construction proving particularly resilient
4th Sep 20, 1:35pm
4th Sep 20, 11:40am
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Real Estate Institute of New Zealand figures show the buoyant housing market doesn't necessarily mean higher prices
Real Estate Institute of New Zealand figures show the buoyant housing market doesn't necessarily mean higher prices
4th Sep 20, 11:40am
3rd Sep 20, 9:54am
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Plenty of fare for smaller investors among Bayleys' latest commercial sales with prices starting at just $520,000
Plenty of fare for smaller investors among Bayleys' latest commercial sales with prices starting at just $520,000
3rd Sep 20, 9:54am
2nd Sep 20, 11:05am
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Barfoot & Thompson's August sales volumes rose 41% year-on-year, as average selling price set new record
Barfoot & Thompson's August sales volumes rose 41% year-on-year, as average selling price set new record
2nd Sep 20, 11:05am
1st Sep 20, 2:19pm
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New dwelling consents particularly strong in Auckland although there's been a slide in the number of retirement village units being consented
New dwelling consents particularly strong in Auckland although there's been a slide in the number of retirement village units being consented
1st Sep 20, 2:19pm
1st Sep 20, 5:00am
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New property listings on Realestate.co.nz recovered well after the Level 4 lockdown but remained flat over winter
New property listings on Realestate.co.nz recovered well after the Level 4 lockdown but remained flat over winter
1st Sep 20, 5:00am
31st Aug 20, 2:26pm
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Barfoot & Thompson's latest auction results suggest the Auckland market is very buoyant heading into spring
Barfoot & Thompson's latest auction results suggest the Auckland market is very buoyant heading into spring
31st Aug 20, 2:26pm
29th Aug 20, 9:31am
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The requirement to scrap building consents for minor backyard jobs will also help farmers wanting to build a small hay barn or bridge on their properties
The requirement to scrap building consents for minor backyard jobs will also help farmers wanting to build a small hay barn or bridge on their properties
29th Aug 20, 9:31am
29th Aug 20, 9:06am
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Even though Level 3 lockdown affected auctions in Auckland, overall activity was still up by two thirds compared to last year
Even though Level 3 lockdown affected auctions in Auckland, overall activity was still up by two thirds compared to last year
29th Aug 20, 9:06am
28th Aug 20, 12:21pm
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Lifestyle block sales in July were 43% higher than in July last year, the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand says
Lifestyle block sales in July were 43% higher than in July last year, the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand says
28th Aug 20, 12:21pm
28th Aug 20, 5:00am
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Views on whether it's a good or bad time to buy a house have swung sharply in favour of buying - ASB Housing Confidence Survey
Views on whether it's a good or bad time to buy a house have swung sharply in favour of buying - ASB Housing Confidence Survey
28th Aug 20, 5:00am
27th Aug 20, 10:04am
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If they can scrape together a deposit, mortgage payments should be affordable for first home buyers on average incomes in all regions including Auckland
If they can scrape together a deposit, mortgage payments should be affordable for first home buyers on average incomes in all regions including Auckland
27th Aug 20, 10:04am
27th Aug 20, 10:03am
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The REINZ says more Auckland homes were sold in the first seven months of this year than the same period of last year, despite Level 4 lockdown
The REINZ says more Auckland homes were sold in the first seven months of this year than the same period of last year, despite Level 4 lockdown
27th Aug 20, 10:03am
25th Aug 20, 3:04pm
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Eight out of 10 recent commercial property sales reported by Bayleys in Christchurch were either vacant properties or development sites
Eight out of 10 recent commercial property sales reported by Bayleys in Christchurch were either vacant properties or development sites
25th Aug 20, 3:04pm
25th Aug 20, 11:58am
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Barfoot & Thompson auctioned 111 residential properties online in the second week of lockdown, down from 136 the previous week
Barfoot & Thompson auctioned 111 residential properties online in the second week of lockdown, down from 136 the previous week
25th Aug 20, 11:58am
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