We love window-shopping for houses, even when they're not for sale.
While growth was "subdued" compared to previous years, the latest report shows the fastest growth in nine months.
"It's an unbelievable decision... it's absolutely gut-wrenching," the deceased man's father said.
And that's just for the deposit, according to new figures from REINZ.
Next time you're viewing a rental, don't be surprised if 100 other people show up at the same time.
"They need to participate in the Kiwi way of life."
They fear it'll discourage investment, but the Government says that's the point.
Nelson Takle says he "got a bit bored and wanted to have a bit of fun - mix it up".
More than 165 homes are expected to be built, more than half costing under $600,000.
The real estate icon has competed in over 250 triathlons since turning 50.
Still looking for an affordable house in Auckland? We've got some bad news.
Many are looking to put their money into other investments.
It had house-hunters fearing the worst, but the pictures don't tell the whole story.
Sluggish growth in Auckland and Christchurch was offset by surging prices in Hawke's Bay and Dunedin.
Average house prices in Auckland rose last year despite sales numbers falling.
The previous Government did nothing to stop them.
This shows just how severe Auckland's housing crisis is.
His life has changed forever.
Property values in the city have fallen in the past year, while they're skyrocketing elsewhere.