Rotorua's real estate market is continuing to boom with the latest REINZ figures for Rotorua showing the number of houses sold up 120 per cent on the same time the previous year.

In April 183 houses were sold in Rotorua compared to 83 in April 2015.

The median price was also up slightly on the previous April, up 2.3 per cent to a median of $275,100.