Urban Growth Agenda critical

“Last week’s announcement of a 10 per cent year-on-year decline in Auckland’s April dwelling consents and fall in the total number of new homes completed in...

First home buyers divided on accepting home ownership help

More than half of Kiwi parents say they would loan their children money interest-free to help them buy a home, according to new research...

Fact: housing crisis definitely real

Statistics produced by Auckland Council show that in the 12 months to June 2017 we completed only 6827 new houses. This is far short of...

Work on new Whitford subdivision underway

A new development in Whitford has already sold more than half of its available sites.

Ray White’s customers come first

Trust and customer loyalty are deeply embedded in the culture of Ray White and they are passionate about providing superior customer experience to every...

Mayor welcomes new infrastructure fund

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff and Deputy Mayor Bill Cashmore have welcomed the Government’s announcement at the weekend of a new infrastructure investment vehicle. “Funding provided...

Caution urged over Cup expectations

Property Institute of New Zealand chief executive Ashley Church has urged caution around expectations of an ‘economic bonanza’ fuelled by the hosting of the...

Values steady, sales volumes plummet

The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows nationwide residential property values for June increased 8.1 per cent over the past year which is...

Cost of building up 3.5 per cent

The latest QVcostbuilder data shows the average cost of building a new home in New Zealand’s four largest cities has risen on average by...

Warm up for winter with efficent home ventilation

An efficient ventilation system is essential to keep the house dry and warm, especially in the colder months. Everyday activities like cooking, showering and drying...