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Council Agrees To New Committee Structure

Press Release – Nelson City Council

At its meeting on Thursday, 22 October Nelson City Council voted to support a new governance structure. This streamlines the number of governing committees from five to three, enabling a more responsive structure for COVID-19 recovery and housing … Read more »

New Rating Valuations For Kapiti Coast

Press Release – Quotable Value New Zealand

Kapiti Coast District property owners will soon receive a 2020 Notice of Rating Valuation in the post with an updated rating value for their property. The new rating valuations have been prepared for 26,134 properties on behalf of the Kapiti Coast … Read more »

Kāpiti Coast’s Growing Attraction Reflected In Latest Property Revaluations

Press Release – Kapiti Coast District Council

House values have risen across the Kpiti Coast district in the last three years by an average of 29.1% according to the latest revaluation by Quotable Value (QV). Kpiti Coast District Mayor K Gurunathan says the attraction of Kpiti continues … Read more »

Latest Taranaki Trends Released – Summer 2020

Press Release – Venture Taranaki

The 2020 Summer edition of Taranaki Trends, produced by Venture Taranaki, is now available. The data set and metrics presented in this edition are the first to come through since the COVID-19 pandemic first reached New Zealand, making this edition … Read more »

First Ever Equity-crowdfunded Property Development In NZ Exceeds Targeted Amount Of $800,040

Press Release – Collett’s Corner Key points – NZ $840,960 has been pledged by 250 people as of 9am on 23 October (against a minimum target of $800,040). This now means that this project – which is the first of its kind in this country – will proceed. Over … Read more »

PEST Analysis Of NZ Property Market Making Headway In COVID-19 Storm

Press Release – Kalkine

Summary The NZ housing market has been brushing aside COVID-induced risks since June 2020, observing tremendous revival in the property prices. Given the emerging scenario, a PEST analysis seems vital to discern the forces driving the property … Read more »

Gisborne Property Offers Diversity Amongst The Vines

Press Release – Bayleys Realty Group

A diverse 120ha property less than 30 minutes drive northwest of Gisborne city, described as punching above its weight by offering an award-winning vineyard as well as dry-stock finishing capability, has been placed on the market for sale. … Read more »

Collaborative Approach Enables Regional Plan For Growth

Press Release – Kapiti Coast District Council

Following 18 months of collaboration between central and local governments and mana whenua, a draft Framework for planning future growth across the Wellington region will shortly go to elected members for endorsement before community consultation. … Read more »

National Real Estate Agency And Southland Rural Property Company Merge To Expand Their Operations

Press Release – Bayleys

Leading national real estate agency Bayleys has expanded the scope of its southernmost operations acquiring a shareholding in a boutique Southland property company specialising in farm sales. Bayleys Southland and Country & Co Realty Limited … Read more »

Affordability Suffers As House Price Juggernaut Moves On

Press Release – Quotable Value New Zealand

New Zealand has some of the least affordable housing in the world and its likely to get worse before it gets better. Thats the warning from Quotable Value (QV) general manager David Nagel, who notes that residential property prices continue … Read more »

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