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Auckland Market Stirs With Higher Property Sales

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 10:08 am | Barfoot and Thompson

The Auckland property market stirred itself from a two-month hibernation in November with sales numbers for the month increasing by close to 20 percent and average and median sales prices remaining firm. More >>

Auckland Valuations Versus Actual July Sales

Friday, 24 November 2017, 12:36 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

Barfoot & Thompson data shows new Auckland Council valuations are largely in line with the expected price brackets when compared to actual July property sales More >>

Celebrating 10 years of publishing young authors

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 12:47 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

A group of young writers aged 9 to 13 have published a new book, joining a team of accomplished authors and illustrators who have helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for the Starship Foundation over the past decade. More >>

Auckland Housing Market Unfazed By Political Change

Friday, 3 November 2017, 10:55 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Despite the number of homes on the Auckland residential property market increasing to their highest number in more than five years in October, the average and median selling prices for the month remained firmly fixed. More >>

Quarterly Auckland rental update: Rent increased by 4.7% Q3

Monday, 30 October 2017, 4:14 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

• Rent increased by 4.7% in Q3 2017 compared with Q3 2016, with average weekly rent for a three-bedroom home now $542 • Average rent for properties in the Central Suburbs increased by 6.2% • Average rent for one-bedroom properties increased by ... More >>

Home buying ambitions high among Auckland renters

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 9:14 am | Barfoot and Thompson

In a survey of Auckland renters living in properties managed by Barfoot & Thompson, a strong majority maintained their ambition to own a home of their own - with fifty-nine percent saying they intended to buy in the next two-to-five years. More >>

Landlords Encouraged to Insulate Now

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 9:50 am | Barfoot and Thompson

The insulation and property management industries are encouraging landlords to insulate their properties sooner rather than later to ensure they will comply with the installation standard NZS 4246 under the Residential Tenancies Act by the July 1, 2019 deadline. ... More >>

Auckland House Prices Rock Steady On Modest Sales Numbers

Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 10:11 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Auckland residential property prices remained rock solid in September even though sales numbers fell to levels not seen in the month of September for seven years. More >>

Realism Dominates Auckland Residential Property Market

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 10:08 am | Barfoot and Thompson

The sentiment dominating housing activity in Auckland during August was ‘realism’ on the part of both buyers and sellers. More >>

Quarterly Auckland rental update

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 2:40 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

• Auckland's average rental yield rises for the first time in three years • Rental yields climb in roughly half the city’s suburbs, with an average return of 3.04% • Across Auckland, average rent for Q2 2017 was 4.9% more than the same time last ... More >>

Mid-Winter chill keeps Auckland vendors and buyers at home

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 10:19 am | Barfoot and Thompson

August 3, 2017 July data statement Mid-Winter chill keeps Auckland vendors and buyers at home More >>

Auckland real estate hot spots: short and long-term winners

Saturday, 29 July 2017, 11:29 am | Barfoot and Thompson

• Beachlands takes out top spot for first half of 2017 – 64% growth in median sales price • Top 20 hot spots median sale prices up 12-64% (1H 2017 vs 1H 2016) • Six of the top 20 also stand out for their long-term growth, measured at 5 and ... More >>

Auckland Property Prices Respond to Low Sales Numbers

Wednesday, 5 July 2017, 10:26 am | Barfoot and Thompson

“In June the average sales price was $913,606, a 3.1 percent fall on the average price for the previous three months, and only 0.6 percent higher than it was 12 months ago,” said Peter Thompson, Managing Director of Barfoot & Thompson. More >>

The rise of bedroom diversity in Auckland’s rental market

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 2:15 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

Auckland’s rental market housing stock, which once was almost half made up of standard three-bedroom homes as rentals, has changed drastically over the past 20 years. In 2017, one-bedroom properties are fast rising in popularity and the number ... More >>

Auckland House Prices Hold Steady

Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 12:23 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

While the number of residential properties sold in Auckland in May was low compared to previous years, prices showed no signs of retreating More >>

Quarterly Auckland rental update

Tuesday, 9 May 2017, 9:39 am | Barfoot and Thompson

The Auckland rental market is showing signs of being under pressure according to the latest data from Barfoot & Thompson Auckland’s largest property management company. More >>

Falling Auckland House Sales Have Limited Impact On Prices

Wednesday, 3 May 2017, 10:09 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Auckland property sales numbers fell to their lowest level in an April since the 2008 global financial crisis last month, but lower turnover had a limited impact on sales values. More >>

Auckland Property Sales And Prices Lift In March

Wednesday, 5 April 2017, 10:09 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Auckland residential property prices returned to normal levels of activity in March with sales numbers increasing and the average and medium prices setting new monthly records. More >>

Response to Phil Twyford - property maintenance data

Monday, 3 April 2017, 5:02 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

Sent by Network Communication on behalf of Barfoot & Thompson in response to Mr Twyford’s statement, “ Kiwi renters subjected to damp and mouldy homes ”, published on Scoop on March 30. More >>

Property maintenance costs surprising

Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 4:45 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

Property maintenance costs surprising In any given month, around 60% of rental properties don't require any general maintenance according to a new analysis of Barfoot & Thompson’s rental database of over 14,000 properties in Auckland. The analysis ... More >>

 

 

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