Sales numbers are falling, especially in the cheaper price brackets, the latest data from the Real Estate Institute shows. In December, there were 5688 residential sales, down 1.1% on the same time in 2012 and a drop of 18.3% compared to November. 20-01-2014 more >>
Over the month, there have been some noteworthy policy and regulatory developments potentially affecting New Zealandâ€™s housing/rental property landscape. In this report, we outline these recent developments and flag other changes or developments that can be expected over the coming months.
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It is the start of a new year and you may well be on your break from work commitments as you read this. With a bit more time on your hands and hopefully in a rested and less stressed environment, this is a wonderful opportunity to think about the higher aspects of your investments. Just why are you investing in property and are you on track to meet your goals? 15-01-2014 more >>
Wellington is probably the best place in New Zealand to be a landlord at present, Trade Me says. It has released its analysis of the final quarter of last year. Christchurch again reported strong growth in listings and Aucklandâ€™s were stable but Wellington showed a sharp decline. 15-01-2014 more >>