As the winter chill bites a new nationwide survey reveals the suffering those living in rental accommodation are enduring - and too often pleas to landlords to fix housing problems are being ignored.
Tenants in Auckland’s surrounding regions are feeling the pinch as median weekly asking rents continue to rise.
Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of NZ ("REINZ") shows there were 401 more lifestyle property sales (+19%) for the three months ended June 2016 than for the three months ended June 2015.
PrefabNZ applauds central government’s hands-on leadership in pledging to deliver up to 140 homes for New Zealanders in need, using rapid delivery with modern methods of construction.
NZIER’s Public Good discussion paper Growing up in Auckland? Mapping drivers of residential land growth was released today. In this paper we decomposed growth in residential land into population growth, household size, and land use per capita.
The average asking price for a New Zealand property hit a new high of $590,850 in June but the rate of increase is easing, according to the latest Trade Me Property Price Index.
Property Council welcomes the release of Labour’s Comprehensive Housing Plan and sees it as a possible game-change in alleviating the housing affordability crisis.
Property Institute of New Zealand Chief Executive, Ashley Church, has questioned the wisdom of the timing of this evenings Reserve Bank statement to the Wellington Branch of the Institute of Valuers - warning that it will almost certainly lead to another 'frantic burst' of Investor buying which w
The timber industry believes the government’s announced boost to home construction, through a Housing Infrastructure Fund, needs to have a timber focus.
Ten hectares of Counties Manukau Health land is being considered for the Government's Crown land housing programme, with consultation starting today, Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith says.