photos Remuera's geometric masterpiece
Remuera's geometric masterpiece

The play of light on reflective surfaces in this geometric masterpiece changes constantly.

photos Capacious property in West Harbour

With its media room and resort-like pool area, this capacious property has another surprise -- a self-contained flat.

photos Roomy property in Parnell

A family paradise and entertainer’s dream, this roomy property on the edge of the sea offers potential galore.

photos Cool Scandi feel in Northcote home

Clever design emerges as an office complex is reincarnated as a series of functional living spaces with a cool Scandi feel…

Relaxation in massive Manly section
photos Relaxation in massive Manly section

Massive flat section offers location, proximity to the city and potential-plus.

The Insider: Living on High Street
The Insider: Living on High Street

If Auckland real estate seems overpriced, the latest UK figures from property website Zoopla put things into perspective…

$5m for unbuilt penthouse
$5m for unbuilt penthouse

A luxury penthouse in a central Auckland apartment complex has sold off the plans for more than $5 million less than a week…

Investment project to create landlords
Investment project to create landlords

A specialist apartment real estate agency boss is starting up a new business to encourage people to become landlords by…


Landlords complain about bank loan tactics
Landlords complain about bank loan tactics

Landlords are complaining about banks calling in loans from one property when another is sold.

Labour's 100,000 low-cost home pledge

Labour would be able to offer first home buyers two-bedroom properties in Auckland for as little as $360,000 if elected…

Greens propose to fund WOF tests for all rental homes

The Greens have gone "one up" on their potential Labour coalition partner with a proposal to require and fund a full warrant…

Subdivision bucks size trend

Auckland's quarter-acre dream is far from over - huge sections of more than half an acre are being sold from $350,000 within…

HomeStart welcomed by builder
HomeStart welcomed by builder

The country's busiest house builder, which expects to put up a third more homes this year, has welcomed…

Cycle has passed its peak, says NZIER

The Institute of Economic Research considers the economic cycle has passed its peak but that it will moderate to a still…

Housing plan: Winners and losers

National's proposed home loan subsidies could help many young people into their first homes - although experts warn that…

Metlifecare tipped as value buying

Listed retirement giant Metlifecare is tipped to be trading cheaply, well below its peers even after a good financial result…

Editorial: Demand for investment property the problem

With the economy performing well on most other fronts the residential property market remains its major defect.

Tiny buy strikes bank snag
Tiny buy strikes bank snag

A buyer keen on Hobsonville Pt's smallest of three new prototype houses couldn't close the purchase…

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Herald Homes

Surprises around every corner
Surprises around every corner

Architect Ian Athfield's distinctive and playful style provides the ultimate in flexible living, writes Graham Hepburn.

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