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Property market recovery is losing steam
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Property market recovery is losing steam

Falling property values across a growing number of New Zealand suburbs over the past three months highlights an emerging dip in ...

Auckland leads slowdown, as national prices dip again
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Auckland leads slowdown, as national prices dip again

Home value growth in Aotearoa New Zealand has completely petered out in the past two months, with values dipping by 0.2% in May, ...

10 things to know about the mortgage market right now
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10 things to know about the mortgage market right now

In today's Pulse article, Kelvin Davidson analyses the current mortgage lending environment in New Zealand.

Reserve Bank sticks firmly to the script
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Reserve Bank sticks firmly to the script

Chief Property Economist Kelvin Davidson unpacks the February cash rate decision and Monetary Policy Statement, and what it means ...

‘Movers’ could be a group to watch
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‘Movers’ could be a group to watch

The surge in available listings in New Zealand’s residential housing market is reshaping buyer options, with relocating ...

Property resale profits dip as market shifts in buyers’ favour
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Property resale profits dip as market shifts in buyers’ favour

The resale performance of residential real estate has deteriorated slightly through the first quarter of 2024, as stretched ...

Weaker property prices mean more ‘bang for buck’ for Kiwi First Home Buyers
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Weaker property prices mean more ‘bang for buck’ for Kiwi ...

The country’s first home buyers (FHBs) are taking full advantage of lower property prices, the availability of low-deposit finance, ...

House prices flatten in April
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House prices flatten in April

Home value growth in Aotearoa New Zealand stalled in April, with the 0.1% dip indicative of the indecisive nature of the property ...

First home buyer market share stays strong with outlook favourable
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First home buyer market share stays strong with outlook ...

In today's Pulse, Chief Property Economist Kelvin Davidson discusses the sustained growth in first home buyer activity, ...

Borrowers bet on rate cuts by locking in short-term mortgages
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Borrowers bet on rate cuts by locking in short-term mortgages

Kiwi borrowers are betting on possible rate cuts, with the proportion of short-term fixed mortgages reaching record levels in February.

Business as usual for cash rate and housing market
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Business as usual for cash rate and housing market

Chief Property Economist Kelvin Davidson unpacks the latest OCR decision and what it means for the housing market.

Normalisation of NZ construction costs to provide certainty for builders and consumers
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Normalisation of NZ construction costs to provide certainty ...

The growth rate of construction costs in New Zealand has dropped below long-term averages, as the industry completes a wave of ...

Soft start for NZ housing market in March quarter
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Soft start for NZ housing market in March quarter

CoreLogic's House Price Index rose 0.5% in March, similar to January and February's muted gains, taking values 1.1% higher ...

The new-build premium could be about to shrink
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The new-build premium could be about to shrink

In today's Market Pulse, CoreLogic Chief Property Economist Kelvin Davidson explores if a new-build premium exists, and its ...

Investor rental returns still need topping up to cover the mortgage
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Investor rental returns still need topping up to cover the ...

Despite record increases in rents, New Zealand property investors are grappling with a notable disparity between gross yields and ...

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