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Woohoo! Trade Me Property app lives on over 1 million devices

13 Feb 2018

For over five years our green app has been helping buyers, sellers, and renters find the best real estate listings all across the country. Thanks a million, we couldn't have done it without you! Do...

How to stand out from the crowd and secure a rental

07 Feb 2018

Some turn up to flat viewings in suits, others arrive with professionally designed rental CVs, all in the hope of standing out from the crowds that gather for flat viewings. There are plenty of ti...

What's your house worth?

24 Oct 2017

Knowing what your house is worth, what it sold for in the past and other important property data has been hard to find over the years.  That's why we launched Property Insights by Trade Me.  Prop...

Houses across NZ taking longer to sell

13 Sep 2017

Houses languish on the markets for weeks before selling. Photo/Doug Sherring Selling up and moving out is no easy feat as houses across the country languish on the markets for weeks, and in some ca...

Real Story: Flat-out flat hunting

31 Mar 2017

Trade Me Property helps Kiwis find a place to call home, whether they're buying or renting.  Right now, many Kiwis are struggling to secure a rental property because of high demand and a lower-tha...

1 in 10 Kiwi homes researched in a month

17 Nov 2016

We released our free property information site, Property Insights, last month and since then Kiwis have been searching properties all over the country.  It seems we love this info and we're a bit n...

Wealthy Kiwis' houses have price tags to match

13 Oct 2016

On Wednesday, Trade Me Property launched a new tool that makes it easier to find out what your neighbour's house sold for - or what the house two streets over sold for. We decided to test it out - ...

Home on a shipwreck?

01 Sep 2016

Auckland man's future uncertain after yacht, his home of 15 years, runs aground. Mark Thomas with his yacht Astrid. Photo courtesy of Stuff.co.nz There's a temporary shipwreck in Auckland's Herne B...

Ever wondered what that house sold for?

24 May 2016

App to find the sold price of your neighbour's house - nosy or useful? Image courtesy of Stuff.co.nz A Trade Me Property app that lets you find out the sold price of your neighbour's house has been...

Auckland Council Valuations Now Updated

Photo courtesy of Stuff.co.nz Auckland's recent council valuations are proving a reasonable guide for house prices – for now.  Auckland Council released its latest ratings valuations this month, ...
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