Real Estate, and Property News

Property managers say tenants actually like letting fees.

Landlord's 'back door' letting fee angers tenant groups

They reversed it after the tenant complained.

Real Estate

Auckland's largest real estate agency reports median house price drop in 2018

House prices in the city are "edging towards a price decline."

The Government's foreign buyer ban appears to have hit the Otago Lakes/Queenstown property market the hardest.

House prices stabilise thanks to flat Auckland market

Figures show the lowest yearly increase since 2012.

Restrictions were also eased in January 2018.

LVR restrictions eased for both low-deposit buyers and investors

It's now easier for first-home buyers to get a bank a loan - but investors have been thrown a bone too.

Real Estate

Students asked to pay $25 for unpaid internship in job advert

"This will filter out 97 percent of those who aren't willing to put in the work."

The advert.

'True organic producer' complains about real estate advert

"Organic producers don’t want to be associated with the real estate industry and its lack of credibility."

The Government's foreign buyer ban appears to have hit the Otago Lakes/Queenstown property market the hardest.

New Zealand median house price soared in 2018

It wasn't Auckland that saw the greatest jump.

Paerata Rise is being designed with community in mind.

Vibrant Auckland development evokes Kiwi dream

New town bolstered by sense of community offers 4,500 new homes.

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Prices plummeted in Queenstown after the foreign buyer ban was introduced.

Real estate listing describes house as 'dreadful'

"First-home buyers bring your parents and a bio-hazard suit."

Vanessa Taylor on The AM Show.

Prices plummet in Queenstown after foreign buyer ban introduced

The average asking price last month fell more than 19 percent in a month.

Give up your lattes - life is "not all YOLO", he says.

'Stop your whining': Mark Richardson's harsh advice to first-home buyers

Give up your lattes - life is "not all YOLO", he says.

Watch: Alex Baird reports on the possible new standards.

Tenants to live better than landlords if law changes - property managers

Stop the War on Tenancies is opposing the Government's plans.

KiwiBuild homes can now be flipped for capital gain inside the first three years.

Property investors back KiwiBuild house-flipping flip-flop

They're thrilled the Government has eased penalties on selling KiwiBuild homes quickly.

But there's a warning - the super-low rates may not last long.

Good news for home buyers, now's the time to get a mortgage

But there's a warning - the super-low rates may not last long.

Alex Baird reports on possible new rental property standards.

Real estate agency apologises for mocking tenants in newsletter

It portrayed them as poor and untruthful.

He walked into the abandoned property, changed the locks and rented it out.

Sydney property developer scores $2m house under squatter's rights

He walked into the abandoned property, changed the locks and rented it out.

Vanessa Taylor on The AM Show.

Buyers' market as NZ flooded with new homes for sale

Real estate agents say there hasn't been a better time to buy in almost a decade.

The housing crisis is expected to worsen despite the Government's KiwiBuild policy.

KiwiBuild 'not aimed at low-income families' - Phil Twyford

He says they may be too poor to afford the mortgage.

The housing shortfall is expected to increase to 85,000.

Housing crisis to worsen despite Government's KiwiBuild policy

The housing shortfall is expected to increase to 85,000.

Real Estate

Real estate agents in Auckland finding new ways to advertise

It involves champagne and recycling bins.