Wednesday, 15 June 2011
Rural property on the move
New Zealand's rural property market is gaining momentum although highly price sensitive, according to First National Group's latest real estate agent survey.
Wednesday, 1 June 2011
Building languishes despite cheaper sections
Council red tape, lack of finance and lack of confidence are deterring section purchasers from building, according to First National’s monthly residential property survey.
Monday, 2 May 2011
Bank lending improves - survey
Banks’ attitude to mortgage lending has markedly improved since this time last year, First National Group’s monthly survey has found.
Sunday, 10 April 2011
First National New Zealand: Luxury property 'will break records'
A unique $6.3m trophy lifestyle property that has just come onto the market will be a record breaker for the Marlborough region, says its selling agent First National.
Tuesday, 5 April 2011
Buyers give March property market a shot in the arm
March was characterized by more investors, more multi-offers and more sales, according to the First National Group's monthly residential real estate agent survey.
Tuesday, 25 January 2011
National rental vacancy rate doubles
Residential rental property vacancy rates are double what they were last year as house sales continue to dawdle, according to the First National Group.
Thursday, 2 December 2010
First National New Zealand: Price and confidence barriers for property buyers
Real estate agents are reporting pricing as the main influence on buyer reluctance, followed closely by lack of confidence, First National Group's monthly survey shows.
Wednesday, 28 July 2010
First National New Zealand: Magnetic Auckland affects provincial tenancies - survey
Auckland is enjoying high demand for residential tenancies and rents are increasing while many places in the rest of the country are experiencing the opposite, First National Group's quarterly property management survey shows.
Thursday, 6 May 2010
First National New Zealand: Conference and Charity Auction this weekend
Several hundred First National delegates will be gathering in Wellington this weekend to mark their 24th Annual Convention called 'Growth 2010' and present their annual industry awards.
Friday, 9 October 2009
First National real estate group announces the launch of its official charitable vehicle – the First National Charitable Foundation - to provide increased financial support for community initiatives.