Regional Review

A place in the sun

Investment in infrastructure and development in Northland means the future looks bright for Whangarei investors – thanks to a tight rental market but affordable prices, writes Miriam Bell.

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Gateway to returns

Upper Hutt has long been overlooked as an investment option but its affordable prices, strong yields and tight rental market mean it is now attracting attention, reports Miriam Bell.

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Top yields in City of Sales

Investor-style apartment sale prices have taken a hit recently: does this represent an opportunity for investors? Joanna Jefferies investigates.

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Garden City gears up

A plateau in values and rents has been a feature of the southwest Christchurch market for some time, but this year the market looks on the up, writes Joanna Jefferies.

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Harbourside metropolis

Strong economic and population growth and a tight rental market mean Tauranga remains an appealing option for investors, writes Miriam Bell.

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Time for a sea change

Nelson-Tasman is famed for its lifestyle attractions but its solid price growth and tight rental market make it a good option for investors too, writes Miriam Bell.

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Late Cycle Growth in Kapiti Coast & Horowhenua

In the south west of the North Island, property prices and rents are experiencing late-cycle growth, writes Joanna Jefferies.

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Stately southern star

Dunedin is a market of two distinct parts but its affordable prices and healthy returns make it attractive for investors, discovers Miriam Bell.

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Shortage driving Hamilton values

A serious shortage of both rentals and sales stock is driving rent increases and values in Hamilton, writes Joanna Jefferies.

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Shore attractions

Auckland’s North Shore has the lifestyle X factor and a strong rental market but it is best suited to experienced investors who are willing to be creative, writes Miriam Bell. More...

Southern charms

It’s time for Invercargill to take its place in the sun as affordable prices and healthy yields make it a drawcard for those wanting to get on the ladder, writes Miriam Bell. More...

Energy city powering on

Changes are looming for the country’s “energy capital” New Plymouth, but ongoing affordabilty means the city remains full of investment opportunities, discovers Miriam Bell. More...

Rock steady performer

Palmerston North may not have the glamourous appeal of a big city but, unlike many markets, it can still offer investors a heady mix of affordable prices and good returns, writes Miriam Bell. More...

Deals in Christchurch City Centre

The rental oversupply is lessening and opportunities are presenting in the Garden City centre, writes Louise Richardson. More...

South Auckland growth imminent

Investors are still active in the affordable Auckland marketplace of South Auckland, writes Louise Richardson. More...

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