Property value growth slows

Queenstown Bay.

New lending and tax rules may also be contributing to the changes.

New gig for ex-Warehouse boss

Former Warehouse boss Mark Powell has joined a number of boards since leaving the retailer last year.

Experienced retail boss hops aboard as director of listed property company Kiwi Property.

Rent continues to rise

Inner city townhouses are more sought after and more expensive than ever before.

The cost of renting apartments, townhouses, and unit properties in NZ is more expensive than ever.

Renting lemons

Mould coats the ceiling in a home. Raising rental standards might help reduce the numbers of  children being admitted to ...

OPINION: If both landlords and tenants accept the rental WOF, the condition of the property is likely to be more transparent all round.

Te Rapa turns into a transport hub

Porter Group's property in Te Rapa, Hamilton, borders the Waikato expressway and Arthur Porter Way

Hamilton released 20 years worth of industrial land - but five years later, that might not be enough.

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City's house prices hit 20-year high

Palmerston North median house price hit $385,000 in August, the highest it has been in over 20 years.

Almost half of Palmerston North homes cost more than $400k.

700-tonne cranes back on deck

Regular container services resumed on Monday, after temporary repair work was completed on CentrePort’s two ...

CentrePort spends $28m to temporarily repair part of wharf and crane so shipping lines can resume.

Seven-year leases for renters

Artist's impression of apartments at the new Kerepeti development.

Renters will have security of tenure in Hobsonville Point development.

Last push for 1000-home build

In August 2016, Auckland Council opposed moving the rural-urban boundary to allow development in Okura, citing its ...

Developer makes last-ditch effort to restore plans for more than 1000 homes in scenic Okura, north of Auckland.

Silverfin syndicates industrial portfolio

The Palmerston North centre is located close to the railway and airport.

Four warehouses leased to a major food logistics firm are being offered to wholesale investors.

Curbing the housing crisis

Wellington City Council's housing priority initiatives for consideration includes redeveloping central area buildings ...

Council to set up subcommittee to fast-track housing decisions.

$127K fine over rubbish bank video

Augustine Lau performed illegal earthworks to create a steep and dangerous bank at this property in Otahuhu.

Developer whose houses flushed raw sewage into a stream now fined for rubble pile.

Leaders 'patronise' young family video

Yvonne Kerr and her partner Antony Paine hope to buy a house in Auckland one day.

Ardern says her $1 million home helps her understand strugglers; English rejects language of "hopelessness".

Childcare centre building for sale

Magic Sparks childcare centre is opening on Amohia St in Paraparaumu this month. The building was formerly the local RSA.

Former home of Returned and Services Association in Paraparaumu up for grabs.

Gloomy forecast for smaller building firms

New Zealand's building industry is 86 per cent made up of small operators but that will change, Westpac suggests.

Building firms will scale up to survive, an economist predicts.

Drury vision takes step closer

The first sod is turned on Auranga, a 1350 dwelling subdivision at Drury.

A land purchase which will form the centre of new south Auckland township gets approval.

Apartment crunch hits

Martin Dunn says he's already dealing with stressed newbie investors.

Thousands of buyers could be left stranded as banks tighten apartment lending, agent says.

Car yard may get new lease of life

24 Railway Ave in Petone is currently leased as a caryard.

Strong interest in a site in Petone's car yard district.

Buyers hang back

Waikato is set to become another half-a-million-dollar region.

There were fewer sales in every region of New Zealand last month.

Renovate for sale

Painting your walls orange isn't a great idea.

Here's how to make your house stand out in a cooler property market.

Where are the cheap baches?

Omaha is one of the most expensive places to buy a beach house.

There are still cheap baches for sale, if you know where to look.

Tait property goes for $57m

The Tait campus in Christchurch.

The Tait campus in Christchurch has been purchased by a syndicator and onsold to investors on the promise of 9 per cent returns.

Population surge for Helensville

Helensville Primary School principal Deborah Heasman says the town's infrastructure wasn't ready.

A new housing development may bring 500 new residents to Helensville – a 20 per cent rise of its population.

Cowboys 'a product of the boom'

Poor construction can rack up costs later. This Nelson house had to be demolished due to its poor construction, ...

The construction industry is reporting more cases of poor practice as the building boom gets bigger.

When's best to sell?

The property market is in a holding cycle, thanks in part to the looming election.

Spring fever yet to hit but Trade Me says there's merit to listing a property in winter.

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