Auckland Property Values Up

I love that saying, “The Property Values Up”….it’s a saying we always wait to hear when we order a valuation. This article however is not quite the same, it’s a blurb about how well property has done in Auckland over the last year and if...

Several more years with nearly 1M foreclosures per year

The following article is from a writer in the US, this will give you an idea of what is happening in the USA.   Many people think that investing in the USA is a great idea at the moment, and if you know what you’re doing, where to look and who to talk to it...

The Most Expensive Flat In Britain

Sometimes even us seasoned investors are amazed by how different some of the international markets are compared to the New Zealand Real Estate Market. Being the owner of a $2.5 million dollar Penthouse I often take a peek at what is selling around the world in the...

Latest News From REINZ

The following excerpt is froom the REINZ and makes interesting reading especially if you read between the lines. As someone who is both buying and selling in these markets I am often amused by how the stats are used to manipulate public sentiment. Don’t always...

House affordability improves

New Zealand home loan affordability improved slightly in January after a fall in median house prices more than offset a small increase in fixed mortgage rates, acccording to interest.co.nz’s home loan affordability report. Wellington saw the biggest improvement...