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2016 property market “The Year of Unpredictability”

October 1 2016
Spring property market is not blooming Download the full report here. The traditional lift in housing market activity during September failed to eventuate, highlighting the unpredictable nature of the property market in 2016, says realestate.co.nz spokesperson Vanessa Taylor. Real-time market statistics from realestate.co.nz show new property listings across the country down by 12.2 per cent […]

realestate.co.nz introduces improved reporting on views to your listing

September 21 2016
As part of our commitment to being New Zealand’s number one property site, realestate.co.nz will now report on all views that hit a listing. We’ll do this by showing you three different numbers – Listing Views, Search Views and Total Reach. Here is what they are telling you: 1)         Listing Views: Listing Views represent the […]

Regional property market benefits from classic supply and demand picture

September 1 2016
Coromandel one of six regions nationally to hit an all-time high asking price in August The full report can be downloaded here.. Low levels of housing stock in some regions of New Zealand are continuing to benefit sellers, according to figures released today by realestate.co.nz. Real–time market statistics from the site, which has the largest […]

National house asking prices fall for the first time since April 2016

August 2 2016
Download the full report here The national average asking house price fell in July – the first decline in three months – while demand continued to rise. Real-time market statistics released today by realestate.co.nz show that in July, the seasonally adjusted asking price for homes across the country fell by $7,556 (1.3 per cent) when […]

Has the shine gone off the Auckland property market?

July 11 2016
– Far North the new hot spot for buyers, Otago the new #1 for rental returns –  Interest in the Auckland property market has dropped on the back of ever increasing house prices and falling returns for investors. Auckland average asking prices rose again to another all-time high in June to $888,493, but searches on […]

Scarcity of houses for sale nationally creates sellers’ market

June 1 2016
Realestate.co.nz statistics show demand and prices up, supply down Download the full report here. The average asking price for a New Zealand house hit an all-time high with stock at an all-time low for May 2016, in a market which is heavily favouring sellers. Real-time market statistics released today by Realestate.co.nz show the May national […]

Wellington steals the limelight from Auckland property market

May 4 2016
Wellington inventory levels at record low, upward pressure on prices  AUCKLAND, 3 May 2016 – Statistics released today by Realestate.co.nz for April 2016 show that strong demand means available inventory weeks of property for sale in Wellington is down a record 61% on the same time last year (April 2015). A full copy of the […]

Auckland reaches new record high average asking price of $866,080 in February – up $101,656 in 12 months

March 3 2016
Otago, Hawke’s Bay & Coromandel also reach new record highs Auckland reached a new record high in average asking price in February of $866,080, an increase of $101,656 or 13.3% in 12 months, according to data from Realestate.co.nz, New Zealand’s largest website dedicated to property. The average asking price in Auckland in February last year […]

Gisborne offers highest returns for rental property investment in New Zealand*

February 10 2016
(* excludes Coromandel – skewed by short-term holiday rentals) Table: ROI for rental properties by region – January 2016 Gisborne, followed by Otago and Manawatu/Wanganui were the best performing regions for residential rental property investment in January, according to an analysis of data by Realestate.co.nz, New Zealand’s largest website dedicated to property. The analysis looked […]

Record high average asking prices in many regions, though new listings fall and inventory hits record low

February 2 2016
Bay of Plenty breaks $500,000 ceiling in average asking price, with Waikato, Wellington, Canterbury and Central Otago also reaching new record highs   AUCKLAND, 3 February 2016 – A number of regions across the country experienced new record highs in average asking price in January, though this was off the back of a record low […]

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