Wellington house prices are on a much slower track upwards than the national trend.
Low rents are discouraging people from buying their own homes, according to a property investors' group.
This award-winning Northland home offers pavilion-style living with spectacular views.
Mansion's rateable value $3.5 million
A Khandallah mansion thought to have been built for the family of Wellington business baron James Smith is on the market for only the second time in its 103-year history.
Two-thirds of the first 39 homes to be built in the redevelopment of Housing NZ's former gang-plagued Pomare community have been sold off the plans, the developer says.
Wellington's most desirable street is changing - and some fear it's not for the better.
A seller's market returns to housing sector, after just a couple of months where buyers had upper hand, estate agents say.
The fall of disgraced Wellington businessman Shaan Stevens may have reached a new low.
Hollywood director is keeping silent on whether he will keep up a tradition of letting the public access his lake.
Home buyers in Wellington are abandoning the city in favour of better deals.
Mortgage brokers are reporting a rush of people trying to take advantage of lower rates while they can.
Wellington is a far cry from Detroit - but its number of empty and derelict homes is rising.
The median house price for New Zealand is at new highs, beating out the previous record last November.
Old state houses in Levin are providing the first chance to own a home for young families.
The average value of a house in Wellington's western suburbs has cracked $600k.
Although the apartment market in Wellington's CBD will soon be more crowded, quality inner city living remains in strong demand.
Houses used as P-labs could rival leaky homes as a problem, the Real Estate Institute says.
Real estate agents forecast the property trends for 2014.
Tom Hunt surveys the most expensive and cheapest properties sold in Wellington in the past year.
• What's in store for 2014?
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