Property News

New record heats up migration debate

Fuel has been thrown onto the fire of debate over immigration with the news that migration flows into New Zealand have hit another record high. More...

Decline in affordability round NZ

Rising house prices have led to a decline in housing affordability in most regions of the country over the last quarter. More...

Thursday news in brief

Life is busy and it’s easy to miss some of the stories that hit the news. So here’s a brief rundown of some of the stories that might have slipped by you this week… More...

New builds: what investors should know

Major supply shortages mean New Zealand needs more new dwellings built but there are good reasons why it makes sense for investors to opt for new builds. More...

Preparing for future investing trends

Fast evolving technology and changing living requirements mean property investing in the future will offer very different opportunities and investors need to know what that means. More...

24 properties & a 4-hour work week

An expat couple living in Dunedin went from one derelict house to 24 properties and working from under a palm tree – and now they are sharing their story. More...

Housing: National vs Labour

Pondering where to cast your vote this year? Here’s our run-down of what National and Labour had to say on housing issues at this week's Auckland Property Investor Association (APIA) election debate. More...

National sales volumes plummet

Auckland property sales were down by a third annually in June, but national sales also plunged year-on-year, the latest Real Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) reveals. More...

Thursday news in brief

Life is busy and it’s easy to miss some of the stories that hit the news. So here’s a brief rundown of some of the stories that might have slipped by you this week… More...

Handing out the Infrastructure Fund

Auckland and the Waikato are the big winners from the allocation of the government’s much-anticipated $1 billion Housing Infrastructure Fund. More...

Opportunities in childcare sector

Rapid growth in the early childhood education (ECE) sector offers opportunities for investors - and that has led to the launch of a new ECE investment fund. More...

Enabling better growth planning

The government’s new housing market data tool will make it easier for councils to address the demand and supply issues that are causing housing problems. More...

Top 10 dynamite growth areas

A handful of regional hotspots are shirking the market slowdown currently happening in main centres across the country. More...

Day of reckoning to come

Falling house price expectations reflect the impact of the “artificial downturn” engineered by the Reserve Bank, according to the Property Institute. More...

Making off-the-plan buying easier

Buying properties off-the-plan has just got easier with the launch of a new online listings directory solely dedicated to off-the-plan opportunities. More...

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