Christchurch's new rating values published

Last updated 08:43 12/03/2014

Relevant offers

Your Property

Rent falls affect west, not east New peek at Christchurch heritage project City pharmacy wait nearly over High-flying stairway takes shape inside new Crowne Plaza hotel Property returns at new high Four Canterbury homes win Master Builders House of the Year awards Industrial subdivision Waterloo Business Park unearths animal remains Big new backpacker lodge adds 300 beds to Christchurch Tenants regain upper hand in Christchurch rental market Canterbury house sales up, prices flat

The wait is over for homeowners wanting to find out how much their home is now valued at for rating purposes.

Information on the new values is now available online at

Christchurch's 165,000 properties have been revalued for the first time in six years and the results show that, in nearly all areas of the city, property prices have increased - in some cases by up to 43 per cent.

''Most residential property values have increased from the previous peak of the market in 2007, with almost 80 per cent experiencing a rise of 10 per cent or more.

"This is the result of strong demand for housing fuelled by the influx of workers into the city and the relocation of approximately 7000 red-zoned properties," said Quotable Value (QV) southern operations manager Brendon Bodger.

Properties in the north western suburbs have experienced the biggest jump in value.

Are you happy with your valuation? Email






Ad Feedback

- The Press


Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content