No-one wants to pay too much, no one wants a place less than ideal. The compromise is hard.
This building in Nelson might ring a bell.
Police are finding fewer labs, but more of the drug. And it's reaching a wider range of people than ever before.
A lot of well known Waikato and Bay of Plenty buildings - and spaces - have earned accolades.
The value of construction work hits a new monthly high.
Bored investment banks are ''absolutely'' zeroing in on Fletcher Building, a source says.
Scourge of big cities spreads wider as landlords try to keep pace with rising house prices.
Residents of a coastal village, where 750 houses are proposed, are up for a fight.
The first of 39 new homes for the developing area are scheduled for completion by 2018.
As this "cosy" meth-ridden Blenheim flat shows, people know a bargain when they see one.
Maintenance in rentals worse than those by owner-occupiers.
Ratepayers are being asked for their views on the proposed sale of council land.
A subdivision next to vineyards and prime Wairarapa farmland isn't your average social housing initiative.
Wellington developers claim council land at Shelly Bay could be sold for fraction of its $10m value.
Onehunga's development projects foreshadow growth in the suburb.
City lover Justin Kean explains why city centres will always have their place.
In the US struggling homeowners are being tricked into signing over their homes through fake remortgage offers.
Home ownership is important for Chinese millennials in New Zealand but not necessarily for the same reasons as in China
Its paint job alone means there's no mistaking this Coromandel tourist mainstay.
It beats the sausage sizzle - one charity is turning to property renovation to raise funds.
Paeroa factory's bottling days are behind it, but the pipes that once carried the famous water remain.
Wellington couple gave up on buying their first home after finding they could build for less.
New technology could streamline process of buying and selling houses.
"People [In New Plymouth] are getting on the Airbnb bandwagon," home owner says.