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Auckland Housing Still Moving Forward From Market Low Point

Thursday, 2 May 2024, 10:20 am | Barfoot and Thompson

In April, the Auckland housing market gave back half the gains it made in March but overall sales continued the forward momentum being made since the low point in July last year. More >>

Rental Update: Auckland Rents Start Year On The Rise; Plus - The Latest ‘Pet-friendly Rental’ Data

Tuesday, 30 April 2024, 10:13 am | Barfoot and Thompson

This surpasses a 5.27% year-on-year increase recorded in December 2023 which, at the time, was the highest since 2015. More >>

Auckland House Prices Edge Up While Supply Rises Sharply

Tuesday, 5 March 2024, 10:10 am | Barfoot and Thompson

There are currently more homes for sale in Auckland than at any time in the past decade. “There is a log jam of homes for sale which is creating the largest buyers’ market we have seen since 2011,” said Peter Thompson, Managing Director of Barfoot ... More >>

Fine Summer Weather Impacts Auckland Property Market

Friday, 2 February 2024, 9:47 am | Barfoot and Thompson

The Auckland property market made its traditional slow start to the new calendar year with prices and sales edging below where they were tracking in the final quarter of last year. “In line with what has occurred for the past four years, January ... More >>

Barfoot & Thompson Continues Its Expansion Within The Upper North Island

Wednesday, 31 January 2024, 10:39 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Barfoot & Thompson has continued its expansion within the upper North Island following its acquisition of Whangamata Real Estate. This follows closely on the heels of the opening of two Residential Sales offices in Tauranga - Cherrywood and ... More >>

Quarterly Rental Update: Auckland Rental Market Finishes Year With Record Rise, City Centre Rebounds

Tuesday, 30 January 2024, 9:39 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Data from Barfoot & Thompson shows Auckland’s average weekly rent reached $662.23 in December 2023, up 5.27% on December 2022’s average of $629.09. The statistics are drawn from rents paid across nearly 17,500 Auckland properties managed by the ... More >>

Auckland Housing Market Ends Year With Surge

Wednesday, 10 January 2024, 11:10 am | Barfoot and Thompson

The Auckland property market finished the 2023 year on a 12-month high with prices and sales holding on to the strong gains made since August. “December’s strong finish to the year has set the market up to have a positive start to 2024,” said ... More >>

Auckland Housing Market On The Rebound

Wednesday, 6 December 2023, 10:14 am | Barfoot and Thompson

The Auckland housing market gently accelerated into positive territory in November, with sales numbers increasing significantly and prices recovering most of the lost ground recorded in the past 12 months. “November was the month when all the talk ... More >>

Price Shackles Around Auckland Housing Loosened In October

Tuesday, 7 November 2023, 10:02 am | Barfoot and Thompson

In October, the Auckland residential property market took a confident step forward on the path to recovery. “Growth was modest, but it was across the board, with a high number of new listings, sales numbers increasing and both the median and average ... More >>

Quarterly Rental Update: Increasing Demand Sees Average Weekly Rent Tip Over $650

Friday, 27 October 2023, 10:44 am | Barfoot and Thompson

September quarter data released today shows the average weekly rent paid in Auckland has tipped over $650, with the region’s rental market recording one of its biggest increases in years. Barfoot & Thompson, which manages more than 17,000 rental ... More >>

September Auckland Property Sales Reinforces Recovery Underway

Tuesday, 3 October 2023, 10:12 am | Barfoot and Thompson

For the second consecutive month, Auckland residential property sales held on to the gains in sales first felt in August, while September’s prices remained stable. “September was another modest but good sales period on the road to recovery,” ... More >>

Barfoot & Thompson Welcomes Five Of The Industry’s Elite Into Its Hall Of Fame

Friday, 8 September 2023, 3:12 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

Barfoot & Thompson has opened the doors and welcomed five of its elite team into the company’s coveted ‘Hall of Fame’. Chris Dobbie, Chief Executive Officer; Nadja Court, salesperson of Mairangi Bay Branch; Rod Robinson, General Manager Branches; ... More >>

Positivity Returns To Auckland Housing Market

Monday, 4 September 2023, 10:01 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Signs that the heralded recovery of the Auckland housing market is imminent can be seen in the high number of properties sold in August and the prices paid for those properties. “August was the most positive sales month in the past 17 months,” ... More >>

Residential Sales Numbers Continue To Climb During July

Friday, 4 August 2023, 11:06 am | Barfoot and Thompson

  The Auckland housing market once again showed a consistency in line with traditional seasonal expectations during July with sales numbers up on previous months, but prices falling back a little. “There are many positives to take from July’s ... More >>

Quarterly Rental Update: City Centre And Rural South Continue To Outpace Rest Of Market

Friday, 28 July 2023, 12:32 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

Quarterly insights from real estate agency Barfoot & Thompson show the average weekly rent for a home in Auckland reached $642.28 at the end of June, up 3.37 percent or $20.95 on the same time last year. General Manager for Property Management Samantha ... More >>

June Sees Some Normality Return To The Auckland Market

Wednesday, 5 July 2023, 10:17 am | Barfoot and Thompson

It appears a sense of normality may have returned to the Auckland housing market with June property sales more in line with traditional pre-Covid sales patterns for the first month of winter. “The current housing market cycle is probably one of ... More >>

Paradise Without Compare On Market For The First Time In 30 Years

Monday, 26 June 2023, 1:50 pm | Barfoot and Thompson

Imagine waking to a dawn chorus, soaking up the day exploring hectares of native forest, cooling off in the nearby streams and warming by the campfire, before ending the day with one ear open for distant kiwi calls as you drift off to sleep… This ... More >>

Eager House Buyers Return To Auckland Market

Friday, 2 June 2023, 10:12 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Eager buyers returned to the Auckland housing market in May, with property sales being their best in a month since May last year. “After a dismal month’s trading in April, when sales hit their lowest in an April for 22 years, sales of 723 in May ... More >>

Auckland Property Market Retreats In April

Tuesday, 2 May 2023, 10:18 am | Barfoot and Thompson

After a brief reprieve in March, Auckland’s property market retreated into hibernation in April, with sales numbers falling and prices edging down. “Based on the number of sales made in April, winter has come early for the Auckland housing market,” ... More >>

House Buyers Return To Auckland Market

Wednesday, 5 April 2023, 11:07 am | Barfoot and Thompson

Buyers are starting to return to the Auckland housing market, with sales reaching their highest number in 10 months and prices holding firm with those being paid over the previous two months. “March showed a modest but positive improvement in trading,” ... More >>





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