Port Fight! Whangarei, Auckland, but why Warkworth?

https://marsrealty.co.nz/property/9-11-schnapper-rock-road-greenhithe/Happening in and around Auckland..     Auckland Port move: Import costs would rise by up to $600m says new study The latest volley over a proposal to move Auckland’s port to Northland says the cost of imports could rise by more than $600 million a year. The Ports of Auckland-commissioned report said the city’s economy would also…

Last November Update……

  https://ourauckland.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/articles/news/2019/11/housing-affordability-report/ The Auckland Economic Quarterly, released today, shows that the Auckland housing market has benefited from regulatory and structural changes including the Auckland Unitary Plan and its zoning rule changes, a surge in industry capacity in New Zealand, and ongoing economic strength in Auckland with income growth and low unemployment. Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says the…

Mid November Updates You Should Read

RBNZ’s Bascand says economy ‘somewhere near’ a turning point https://www.nzherald.co.nz/economy/news/article.cfm?c_id=34&objectid=12285281 The sluggish New Zealand economy is “somewhere near” a turning point, Reserve Bank deputy governor Geoff Bascand said. Bascand, in an interview with international business news service Bloomberg, said the central bank could cut interest rates as soon as February if the economy does not…

Be in the know..

Be in the know….       https://mthobsonproperties.co.nz/kiwibuild-reset/ The government has finally acknowledged that the shortage in suitable housing won’t be solved overnight, however they should have come to this conclusion sooner. The target of 100,000 houses over 10 years has led to houses being built in places where there was little first-home buyer demand.…