The Reserve Bank has this mornng cut the Official Cash Rate by 0.25 per cent to a new record low of 2 per cent.

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Experts warn the subsidy proposal by the National Party, aimed at expanding house supply will have flipside of pushing up demand.

The loan subsidies could help many young people into their first

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The New Zealand property market continues to stabilise after easing for much of 2014.  While new signs of growth were recorded in some quarters and house prices are still 8.1 percent higher than a

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Many KiwiSaver members are planning to blow their money or use it to pay off the mortgage when they turn 65, a new survey has found.

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The new loan restrictions announced by the Reserve Bank means some first home buyers with less than 20% deposit will miss out as the banks decide which customers they want.

Those in the 'poor

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From October 1st 2013 buying a home will be a little tougher for those who have a small deposit.

Banks will be required to restrict the percentage of low equity mortgages to no more than 10% of the

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RESIMAC, who are non-bank lenders, have increased their longer term fixed interest rates for HVR (high value ratio) lending.

The change was prompted by growth in demand for loans with less than 20%

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House prices in Auckland rose for a third month in July according to Barfoot and Thompson. The median price was $585,000.

Although the number of new listings has increased, competition is still

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An Auckland man missed out on his dream home after failing to get finance pre-approved in time.  Hoping to get in before low-deposit lending restrictions come into play, he approached his bank to get

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