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Hot and cold spots for first homes

The proportion of house sales to first-home buyers has gone down in 90 Auckland suburbs since the Reserve Bank's mortgage…

Bernard Hickey: Cash injection from China

An influx of investment from China could actually help solve Auckland's housing shortage, writes Bernard Hickey.

Former power station site for sale

Seven parcels of land holdings totalling 166ha and formerly occupied by Marsden A and Marsden B power stations at Marsden…

Commercial Property

Strong demand pushes up East Tamaki values Strong demand pushes up East Tamaki values

Strong demand for industrial buildings in East Tamaki…

Stonedon site corners market Stonedon site corners market

Two tenanted East Tamaki industrial properties, an…

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Investment property to bank on in Otara
Investment property to bank on in Otara

A retail property occupied by the ASB Bank in the Otara town centre and generating about $56,000 plus GST and outgoings…

Demand still outstripping supply
Demand still outstripping supply

Well-located and tenanted retail properties continue to attract strong competition, with two selling at yields of below…

Lumley Centre tipped to fetch record
Lumley Centre tipped to fetch record

One of Auckland's skyline premium-grade office towers, the Lumley Centre, is being offered for sale via a public expression…

Traffic will jam if zippers brake
Traffic will jam if zippers brake

John Roughan asks; "Why is that so many car drivers haven't figured out how to use a merging lane? You see them every morning…

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Editorial: Taxes best way to fix housing problem
Editorial: Taxes best way to fix housing problem

Editorial: Housing could be the big issue in the coming election. It has been a "sleeper" for some years…

'Shoebox' apartment ban should go

A real estate agency boss has backed a call this week by finance minister Bill English to relax rules designed to stamp…

Accused in know: Crown

A now-disbarred lawyer accused of helping a property developer borrow millions of dollars from a finance company in "forbidden…

Auckland rental prices steady

The figures for Auckland rental properties are out. So where are the most expensive places to rent in the city - and where…

Team NZ site flagged for hotel
Team NZ site flagged for hotel

A Beijing developer has won the right to build a $200 million five-star hotel on the Auckland waterfront…

'Cave' people first for housing

'Cave' dwellers will officially get top priority for social housing under new rules that kicked in this week.

Leasehold legal battle: Freezing order thawed

A freezing order over assets of a woman who abandoned her Auckland house has been thawed after the Cornwall Park Trust board…

Rethink on foreign home-buying

PM John Key yesterday accepted there may be merit in gathering more data on foreign ownership of NZ housing as Opposition…

Developer seeks home detention

A now-bankrupt property developer who was jailed for duping a family into buying properties from his company should instead…

Lloyd's underwrites NZ warranty
Lloyd's underwrites NZ warranty

One of the world's biggest and oldest insurers is underwriting a new building warranty insurance scheme…

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Herald Homes

* Lion, witch and wardrobe sold separately
* Lion, witch and wardrobe sold separately

This classic beauty charms with a fairy-tale beginning - a lamppost transplanted from the Narnia film set, as Bronwyn Sell…

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Home affordability vs income Home affordability vs income

Up to seven annual Auckland incomes would now be needed…

Infographic: Auckland property revaluations Infographic: Auckland property revaluations

Has the capital value of your property gone up or…

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