- Mike Hosking: Time to stop the housing hysteriaThe fact that Adrian Orr has made headlines this week for basically saying nothing, tells you all you need to know about how absent the previous Reserve Bank Governor was, when it came to engaging with the real world, and the public.I...
- $1b Commercial Bay project delayed again, this time by six monthsNew Zealand's largest property development, the $1 billion Commercial Bay on Auckland's waterfront, has been delayed a further six months. Precinct Properties told the NZX today of a "revised completion programme" for the project...
- Mike Hosking: Time to stop the housing hysteria
Monthly Archives: July 2015
Hamilton region is on a path of growth, innovation and becoming even more of an attraction for migration. With plenty of infrastructure projects all progressing or in the pipeline, Hamilton will have some of the best roads, best new industrial … Continue reading
Good news for home owners and buyers. The reserve bank has lowered the official cash rate to 3.0 which is a reduction of 0.25. Hopefully banks will be quick to pass this on, especially to the farming community whose payouts have … Continue reading
Let me know what you think. Certainly is an interesting design and may be architecturally magnificent but it come across cold because of its minimalist style and colours. Certainly not what I would expect in the English country side. Full article … Continue reading
Here is your snap shot of what has been happening in the marketplace over the past month. Sales volumes compared to June 2014 rose 74%, with sales in Rotorua rising 96% and Hamilton 85%. Compared to May, sales across the … Continue reading
The NZ government have just announced new laws for residential investment properties. The Housing minister Nick Smith announced the following changes. In brief, by July 2019 all residential tenanted properties must be insulated. Some exemptions apply. By July 2016 all … Continue reading