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Seven regions hit all-time highs in March

05 Apr 2019

March was a very strong month for property prices across New Zealand with every region experiencing an annual increase and seven regions reaching new records, according to the latest Trade Me Prope...

Wellington hits new record while property prices cool in Auckland

25 Mar 2019

February was yet another strong month for the Wellington property market with the average asking price reaching an all time high of $638,000, up 13.5 per cent or $75,000 on last year, according to ...

Property prices peak in the provinces

20 Feb 2019

Property prices outside New Zealand’s three main cities kicked off the New Year with a bang after the average asking price climbed 6.7 per cent on last year to a new record of $525,100, according t...

Provinces end 2018 with a bang

14 Jan 2019

Property prices in the provinces ended 2018 with a bang after six regions reached record average asking prices according to the latest Trade Me Property Price Index.  Head of Trade Me Property Nig...

Property prices heat up with summer on the horizon

10 Dec 2018

As temperatures warmed up across the country in November, so did the New Zealand property market with the national average asking price rising 3.8 per cent on last year to $663,250, according to th...

Wellington property prices crack $600,000 for the first time

21 Nov 2018

Wellington’s average asking price cracked the $600,000 mark for the first time after climbing 9.9 per cent on last year to reach $602,950, according to the latest Trade Me Property Price Index. He...

Wellington property prices reach new record and edge closer to $600k

18 Oct 2018

Prospective home buyers are facing record property prices in Wellington after the average asking price climbed 12.3 per cent on last year to reach $593,250 according to the latest Trade Me Property...

Property prices slow across the country

17 Sep 2018

Property prices have slowed across the country after the national average asking price dipped slightly for a third consecutive month, falling 0.3 per cent on July to $630,600 in August, according t...

Auckland property prices fall to lowest in almost twelve months

20 Aug 2018

The average asking price for an Auckland property fell 1.6 per cent in the year to July, landing at $895,500 and its lowest point in almost 12 months, according to the latest Trade Me Property Pric...

Winter chill bites property market

19 Jul 2018

Winter has cooled property prices across many parts of the country with the national average asking price falling 0.6 per cent on May to $642,050, according to the latest Trade Me Property Price In...
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