How much did you spend on your first home? Do you know what your home would be worth now? Tauranga home values have shot up in the last five years, but despite strong value growth real estate agents say it is still a first-home buyer market. Property reporter Zoe Hunter analyses OneRoof/Valocity's latest property report and puts the spotlight on the city's best-performing suburbs.

The median property value in Welcome Bay has increased by $240,000 in the last five years, new data has revealed.

If you bought a home in Welcome Bay for $375,000 in 2014, your home could now