Mortgage interest rates have been stable with major banks two-year fixed rates staying within the 4.82% - 4.84% range between February to August.

In Auckland, the fall in house prices combined with

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In August, average asking prices dropped 2.1% in Auckland year-on-year, but rose 10.5% in the regions – suggesting New Zealand’s largest city to be more concerned about the election than the

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Not a single region in the country experienced an increase in the number of properties sold for the year ended in August – a phenomenon that has only happened three times in the last seven years,

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The national housing market is slowing down, especially for listed properties in Auckland and Christchurch, new data from TradeMe Property revealed.

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The property market needs to cool further while credit growth needs to slow to remove risks to the wider banking system, according to S&P credit rating agency.

S&P noted risks from house price

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Hurricanes Harvey and Irma could leave New Zealand mortgage rates staying low for longer, according to the latest economic outlook from Goldman Sachs.

The pace of US interest rate hikes has a big

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The majority of New Zealand has shown little property value growth, according to the latest data analysis from CoreLogic.

Property values in Manukau have recorded the strongest growth at 29%– a

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House prices & housing affordability has ranked second of the most important problems facing New Zealand, according to the latest survey from Roy Morgan Research.

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Home consent numbers previously released by the Statistics New Zealand, point to some softening in building activity over the coming months, according to Westpac economists.

Consent issuance in

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In main centres where population pressures result in a huge increase in property cost, apartments are cheaper, in relative terms, and provide a viable ownership alternative to renting.

But apartment buyers

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The average asking price in the Taranaki region hit a record high of more than $400,000, driven by fewer homes in the market and growing demand.

The competition has created a tough market for those

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New Zealand has slipped from third to tenth position in the global house price index for the second quarter of 2017.

According to the index report from international real estate firm Knight Frank, the

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The number of new property listings fell 17.5% across the country, year-on-year – with only 8729 new listings registered during August, latest data from realestate.co.nz showed.

Only the West Coast

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The number of people expecting house prices to rise in the next six months fell to 30%, the lowest level since polling started last year, according to the latest report from Property Institute of

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A decline in property sales was recorded in the months leading up to the 2011 and 2014 elections, according to a report by property market data company Valocity.

Property Institute of New Zealand

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Nationwide residential property values for August have increased by 4.8% over the past year –the slowest annual rate since August 2012, according to the latest QV House Price Index.

Over the past

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The average value of all homes in the Auckland region was $1,041,957 in August, down from $1,044,303 in July and $1,045,059 in June, suggesting property prices are slowly deflating following the

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