Results: First Home Buyers

White villas on Auckland suburban street
08 October 2020

House prices expected to rise

For those that have recently become homeowners, it will be important that house prices don’t drop. Many people have purchased usin...

Houses on suburban street in Auckland, New Zealand
14 April 2020

Covid-19 lockdown: what will happen with house values?

Almost three weeks into our nationwide lockdown, some are starting to wonder if their property is worth what they originally paid ...

Crowd of people crossing street in a hurry
05 March 2020

FOMO in Auckland’s property market is real

The Auckland housing market seems to be waking from its slumber and it seems that buyers are eager to get in on the action as quic...

14 January 2020

Deposits: How much you need to secure a home loan

A common question for buyers is “how much deposit do I need to secure a home loan?” Depending on who you speak to, you...

26 September 2019

The Auckland Unitary Plan gives green light on more apartments

After decades of lost opportunities, Auckland's Unitary Plan has given the green light and allowing for up to two million new dwellings in existing urban areas.

04 September 2019

"Kiwibuild was a lever, not an outcome"

The Government announced that they would be dropping the 100,000 KiwiBuild homes in 10 years scheme, describing the plan as "overly ambitious".

28 August 2019

House prices expecting a jump start

The ASB House Price Forecast has shown a small increase of 0.9% nationwide from 2018, with the most noticeable shift being Auckland, where the price has decreased by 3.1%.