BLOG: HOUSING MARKET

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Housing Market

What do I need to know about interest-only loans?

With so many people choosing to go interest-only, you might be asking yourself why it's pr...

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The changing face of lending

In recent weeks the banks have tightened up their credit policies and specifically rules a...

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Is it time to get out of Auckland?

Auckland has been the go-to place for everyone from first home buyers to investors....

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Property transactions are about to get that much easier

Property transactions in New Zealand are, in theory, a relatively simple affair. However,...

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Are we doing enough to improve housing supply?

Investors and first home buyers alike are feeling the price pressure, as the Real Estate I...

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Property listings wake up from holiday slumber

The New Zealand real estate market can be a bit sluggish to take off after the summer holi...

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How does population growth affect housing?

Everyone loves a bit of healthy competition - unless it's in the housing market....

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Market insight: What's happening with Chinese investors?

In the last year there's been so much talk about foreign investors, both good and bad, tru...

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