Category: Market Trends

Spring bounce in property listings evident, but how strong?

The traditional spring bounce for new property listings has begun, and it’s no surprise that those parts of NZ with already high stock levels (e.g. Auckland) are experiencing softer property value growth. Affordability pressures for buyers is just one factor indicating that the rise in listings over spring and into summer won’t be any bigger […]

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A Short Look Back At Past Property Cycles

18 June 2018 Some of the main centres have seen small falls in property values over the past few months, but there’s no reason to think that these drops will become more significant or sustained. Since February, five of the six main centres have seen property values fall in at least two individual months. In […]

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A rise in new property listings nationally is strongly underpinned by the Canterbury and Wellington regions

Real-time data from realestate.co.nz shows new property listings rose year on year for the first time since November 2017, when looking across New Zealand. New properties to market hit 9,899 in April, representing a 1.9% increase compared to the same period last year. “On the face of it this increase looks relatively modest, but it’s […]

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House prices rise 6.9% across New Zealand

14 March 2018 House prices rise 6.9% across New Zealand according to latest REINZ figures The median house price for New Zealand rose 6.9% in February to $530,000 up from $496,000 in February 2017 according to the latest data from the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ), source of the most complete and accurate […]

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