A small town with high unemployment and gang problems was the best best place to have invested over the last decade.
The national asking price for houses has surpassed $700,000 for the first time since Realestate.co.nz's records began 13 years ago.
Are Wellingtonians over-reacting, or is the shortage of places to live real?
REINZ data shows median house price drop in many holiday hotspots.
Auckland achieves highest median house price in 32 months.
Rising demand may be recipe for new rent records.
However TV star Dion South claims he's the real victim.
Dion South from renovation show HOMEmade walked off a construction site four years ago.
It shows what things could be like in 20 years' time.