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Our articles and media releases detail what is really happening in your area with the property market. They include industry expert commentary on the latest stats and trends, what is happening with rating values for regions being re-valued this year as well as some practical advice for making the most out of your property.

 

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Latest news, articles and media releases

2017

23

Jun

QV costbuilder media release: Cost of building a home in NZ has risen 3.5% over the past year

The latest QVcostbuilder data shows the average cost of building a new home in New Zealand’s four largest cities has risen on average by 3.5% in the year to May 2017 and a total of 25.5% since the previous peak of 2007.   QVcostbuilder is an arm of state-owned enterprise, Quotable Value (QV) and provides the latest construction cost data to the property and construction industries through an online subscription web platform tool, which can be accessed on any device. Subscribers can access a com...

31

May

QV Media Release: Nationwide annual value growth drops to below 10% which is the slowest rate in two years

The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows nationwide residential property values for May increased 9.7% over the past year which is the slowest annual rate in two years. Values rose by 0.4% over the past three months and the nationwide average value is now $634,018 which is 53.0% above the previous market peak of late 2007. When adjusted for inflation the nationwide annual increase drops slightly to 7.4% and values are now 27.8% above the 2007 peak. Residential property values across the Au...

02

May

QV Media Release: Average value for Wellington tops $600,000 as the capital’s housing market continues to rise faster than Auckland

The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows that nationwide residential property values for April increased 11.1% over the past year, which is the slowest annual rate of growth since July 2015. Quarterly value growth plateaued with a 0.0% change over the past three months. This means nationwide average value remains at $631,147 which is 52.3% above the previous market peak of late 2007. When adjusted for inflation the nationwide annual increase drops slightly to 8.7% and values are now 27.2% ...

04

Apr

QV Media release: Wellington values continue to rise as Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga plateau

The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows that nationwide residential property values for March increased 12.9% over the past year. Values rose by 0.6% over the past three months and the average value nationwide is $631,432. The nationwide average value is now 52.4% above the previous market peak of late 2007. When adjusted for inflation the nationwide annual increase drops slightly to 11.4% and values are now 28.5% above the 2007 peak. Residential property values across the Auckland region...

01

Mar

QV Media Release: Nationwide property values rise but Auckland, Hamilton and Christchurch drop

The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows that nationwide residential property values for February increased 13.5% over the past year. Values rose by 1.1% over the past three months and the average value nationwide is $631,349. The nationwide average value is now 52.4% above the previous market peak of late 2007. When adjusted for inflation the nationwide annual increase drops slightly to 12.0% and values are now 28.5% above the 2007 peak. Residential property values across the Auckland Reg...

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