Building Consent Growth

Building consent data shows an increase year on year. A total of 32,996  new dwellings were issued building consents, up 6.1% on 2017 as reported by statistics nz. Last recorded low of building consent was 2011 for 13,662 which has seen a year on year growth over the following 7 years. Government departments including Kiwi…

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In The Area – Spotlight on Wainui

More infrastructure will be invited into the area to support plan change North Auckland will get a $91m infrastructure package to support the building of 9000 homes at Wainui, north of Auckland City. The money will come from a partnership between Auckland Council, Crown Infrastructure Partners and Fulton Hogan Land Development, which will fund $91 million…

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Mars Realty In The Market NOV18

Small property projects and medium density housing (MDH) are on the market now, together with Kiwi Build. Building material has a wider range for the different choices for projects and MDH.   Surely, an increase in policy restrictions are contributing to driving property prices price down? Including the investors banking restrictions of funding supply. Most…

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Auckland Region Favours Buyers

  The Auckland region favours buyers for the first time since 2011. New listings are up 14.6% across New Zealand and the national average asking price falls by 2.1%, driven by major centres. Real-time statistics from realestate.co.nz show that our biggest region, Auckland, is looking fresh and healthy for buyers, with a large injection of…

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Overseas Investment Update

Attention in the news has a spotlight on foreign investments in Residential Land – Prompted by the rising house prices and rental availability in Auckland and the wider areas in New Zealand. In June 18 Stats NZ released statistics regarding foreign investments – “In the March 2018 quarter, just over 3 percent of home transfers…

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The New Style Of Living

Convenience, locality and affordability – The popular trends of recent home buying.  As families move to secure the lock up and leave lifestyle – no fuss, safe and no maintenance hassles and a small community Albany recently has brought the attention of recent development projects including the Library Lane apartments and the Gills road attached…

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