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BNZ Economist – Don’t tinker with migration flows to control the New Zealand’s housing market

BNZ chief economist, Tony Alexander, in his Weekly Overview of 29 May 2014 says targeting New Zealand’s housing market by trying to alter migration flows by using fiscal policy to try to smooth the economic cycle the outcome was usually a worsening of the cycle….

Buyers Active in April – REINZ

14 May 2013 New Zealand property had the highest April turnover for six years with 7,104 houses sold during the month according to the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand. As prices remained solid, the monthly report recognised the impact that the Auckland and Canterbury markets are having on the nationwide price behaviour. The regions […]

Property Values Climbing

11 February 2013 New Zealand property values are now 2.6% above the previous market peak with a 6.2% nationwide increase in the past year. The February report by Quotable Values (QV) is likely to widen the smile of investors with rising property values indicating considerable capital gains ahead. According to QV research director Jonno Ingerson, […]