The house with the cedar-clad views is a building success

Peering out over Lake Wakatipu like a pair of cedar-clad binoculars the award-winning home from Bennie Builders of Arrowtown

A house renowned in Queenstown as "that binocular house with the large numbers" has made a statement of a different kind after winning a top regional building award.

$20k/$1.5m pre-nup split unfair

The High Court has upheld a lower court decision for a couple to equal property shares after separating

A pre-nuptial agreement gave one partner $20,000, and the other partner $1.5 million worth of assets.

Ex-British Cars House for sale

The building features a tiled lobby and a vintage cage lift.

1920s character building with penthouse apartment and rooftop on the market.

State houses for pricey areas

The building of new state houses could mean existing tenants have to leave Auckland's North Shore for good.

Some of the million-dollar suburbs on Auckland's North Shore are set to get more state houses.

No young families here

Devonport's villas used to be an attraction for young families but now they come with a price tag of over $1 million.

High house prices mean some Auckland suburbs are short on young families, a principal says.

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Set for large expansion

Putaruru is experiencing growth for the first time in 20 years.

After 20 years of population decline things are looking up for this South Waikato town.

What you'll pay for Shelly Bay

An artist impression of the proposed development of Wellington's Shelly Bay.

Wellington ratepayers asked to stump up millions for revamp of rundown area.

Trust hopes to offer affordable housing

Paul Carew and Christine Gisby are excited to be part of the affordable housing trust.

A new trust aims to help tackle Waiheke Island's housing crisis.

Sir Ngatata's ex's assets frozen

Lorraine Skiffington had been charged with fraud but the charges were stopped due to her ill-health (file photo).

This includes up to 40 properties owned, or partly owned, by Lorraine Skiffington.

Want to be next to Sir Peter Jackson?

The building's new owner could be mixing in high-profile film property circles, including rubbing shoulders with Sir ...

Warehouse for sale gives investors, or owner-operators, foot-in-the-door to Wellington's film precinct.

Tower Junction expanding

An artist's impression of an expanded Tower Junction, drawn up by retail consultants.

Christchurch's Tower Junction shopping centre is set to expand with new stores and food and drink outlets.

What your mortgage could cost

Tonya Russell is not too worried about future interest rates.

Kiwis' home loans are set to become more expensive in the next couple of years - but people aren't worried.

Hodge to sell business park

Shayne Hodge, who bought the Te Puni Mail Centre, is now eyeing up Bunnings Warehouse as a new tenant, once NZ Post ...

Major property developer puts Seaview business park on the market.

NZ Retail Property Group's reverse NZX listing

New Zealand Retail Property Group chairman Mark Gunton.

NZ Retail Property Group is expected to reveal more details soon about its planned NZX listing and new developments within the next two months.

Harbour City Centre's $25m boost

Refurbishment and strengthening of the three-storey building will take about a year to complete.

Multimillion-dollar upgrade to quake-prone historic Wellington building.

Neighbours' security setup upsets

Lights, camera, but there was no action shot on a dummy security setup, the Privacy Commissioner has found.

Fake security camera triggered Privacy Commission complaint between neighbours at war.

Don't snub us, says Wellington

Acting Mayor Paul Eagle said the recent Mayor’s Housing Taskforce recommendations would show the Government the ...

Capital misses out on housing fund, but says it still needs Government help.

Heat comes off housing market

Less house for sale than in the previous year.

Winter, election, LVRs, low stock numbers and cautious lenders strip heat out of property market.

Homeowners told 'don't panic'

Auckland's housing market has different characteristics to the markets in some other parts of the country.

House prices stall in NZ biggest market, but whether other regions will follow suit remains to be seen.

From baches to suburbia

An artist's impression of what Sunny Heights will look like when completed in 2021.

By 2023, more than 2700 homes are expected to be finished at current developments in north Auckland.

CBD: Construction and Building District

Apartment buildings under construction in Nelson's Collingwood St.

Central Nelson is being transformed with at least six major construction projects under way in the city.

Landlord: Tenancy Tribunal unfair

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Landlord Andrew MacKenzie says his house was trashed after he sold it. The tenant ...

Wellington landlord says tribunal is biased towards tenants after his property was "trashed".

Homes needed on 'treasured' land

Developer Lane Hocking, Queenstown Lakes District Mayoral Taskforce on Housing Affordability chairman John MacDonald, ...

Homes will have to be built on Queenstown's "treasured landscapes" to address area's housing affordability crisis, Housing Minister says.

What landlords want you to know

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House for Rent

Five ways to be the ideal tenant and endear yourself to the property owner.

Neighbours sceptical about housing plans

Feedback has been provided on plans for residential development of Palmerston North's former Massey University Hokowhitu ...

Hokowhitu residents are worried about a new suburb in their midst.

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