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First-home Buyers Mustn’t Be Excluded From Budget 2021

Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 2:35 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

One real estate boss says the Finance Minister is alarmingly silent on what the Government will further do to help first-home buyers into the property market. In fact, he is now actively lowering expectations ahead of Budget 2021 on 20 May. The ... More >>

Investors Taking Deep Breath, But Property Remains Safe Bet

Wednesday, 28 April 2021, 10:31 am | Century 21 Real Estate

“We’ll definitely see fewer ‘mum and dad’ landlords enter the market with minimum deposits lifting to 40% for investors from 1 May. It’s a shame because many of them make great landlords who build strong relationships with their tenants,” ... More >>

Te Awamutu Wins Top Office In C21 Quarterly Awards

Wednesday, 21 April 2021, 12:14 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

Century 21 New Zealand has announced its 2021 first quarter winners, which saw Century 21 Gadsby Realty in Te Awamutu ranked as the top office across the country as well as winning some leading sales awards. “Rebecca Fraser and Paul Wheeler only bought ... More >>

Despite LVRs And Govt Measures, March Achieves Record Highs

Thursday, 15 April 2021, 10:25 am | Century 21 Real Estate

“With 20% deposit requirements for owner-occupiers and 30% for property investors taking effect from 1 March, most anticipated some cooling. Not so. In fact, quite the opposite. Unbelievably, real estate in March achieved record sales highs for ... More >>

Real Estate Still Flying Out The Door According To Latest Survey

Wednesday, 7 April 2021, 3:03 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

“Despite the Government’s housing initiatives announced last month, aimed particularly at cooling off investors, the country’s overall real estate market remains hot,” says Derryn Mayne, Owner of Century 21 New Zealand. Her comments come as REINZ today ... More >>

GDP Down - Let’s Harness NZ’s Winning, Covid-free Status

Thursday, 18 March 2021, 12:39 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

“There’s a lot of talk about how to orchestrate a supposed soft-landing for the property market if domestic demand starts weakening. The answer could lie in carefully easing the foreign buyer ban - even temporarily or for specific regions ... More >>

February Not The Last Of The Summer Wine For Property

Thursday, 11 March 2021, 3:05 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

“Real estate had a great February, with the hot market not over yet. We might’ve started March with an Auckland lockdown and the return of LVRs, but buyer demand remains strong and listings are still short,” says Derryn Mayne, Owner of Century ... More >>

Century 21 Opens New Office In Manukau

Wednesday, 10 March 2021, 10:36 am | Century 21 Real Estate

Century 21 Fairdeal Realty has opened at 28C Lambie Drive in central Manukau. <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2103/1262bc2610bdce621f4c.jpeg" width="534" height="720"> The team at Century 21 Fairdeal ... More >>

Auckland Quieter But House Buyers Still Abuzz Under Level 3

Thursday, 4 March 2021, 10:59 am | Century 21 Real Estate

“Auckland’s an old hand at lockdown now with buyers, sellers and agents better equipped with Zoom and familiar with the restrictions. More people with more time also provides unique opportunities,” says Derryn Mayne, Owner of Century 21 New ... More >>

Century 21 Announces Its 2020 Stars

Tuesday, 2 March 2021, 11:43 am | Century 21 Real Estate

Century 21 New Zealand has named its real estate stars for 2020, following the company’s awards dinner in Auckland just before the latest lockdown. <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2103/75021db0a2d42bdc8dd7.jpeg" width="720" height="480"> C21NZ owner Derryn Mayne with ... More >>

January Real Estate Hot But Settings Soon Changing

Tuesday, 16 February 2021, 3:10 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

“Real estate was on fire in January. In fact, it may well prove a cracker month for 2021 given February’s snap lockdown in Auckland and LVRs kicking back in from March,” says Derryn Mayne, Owner of Century 21 New Zealand. REINZ has released ... More >>

Confirmed: Real Estate’s Jets To Be Cooled This Autumn

Tuesday, 9 February 2021, 3:16 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

News of the Reserve Bank’s firmer LVR restrictions will see rapidly rising house prices ease somewhat this autumn, says one real estate boss. “We all know last year’s nearly 20% rise in house prices is not sustainable. Good on the Reserve ... More >>

Updating Home Start Grant Must Be Government Priority

Wednesday, 18 November 2020, 9:31 am | Century 21 Real Estate

Century 21 New Zealand is joining the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) and others calling for the Government to review the Home Start grant thresholds. “It’s great Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has confirmed the Government is looking ... More >>

Real Estate Set For Strong Summer, But Listings Alarmingly Light

Thursday, 12 November 2020, 9:38 am | Century 21 Real Estate

“This coming summer is looking stronger than we thought possible just eight months ago, but the quantum of success relies on Kiwis being prepared to sell their properties, as listings remain at an absolute premium,” says Derryn Mayne, Owner of Century ... More >>

Century 21 Real Estate Legend Dies

Wednesday, 4 November 2020, 10:03 am | Century 21 Real Estate

Long-time Auckland real estate identity, Ivan Rakich, has died aged 69. Image of Ivan Rakich “Century 21 was shocked and saddened to learn of Ivan’s passing. He has been a successful franchise owner, valued colleague, respected mentor, and ... More >>

More Listings Needed To Avoid Buyers Exiting The Market

Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 3:00 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

“No one can get their hands on enough stock, regardless if they’re real estate agents or potential buyers. We haven’t seen such a uniformed, nationwide shortage of listings for a very long time. In fact, if listings don’t lift soon it could ... More >>

Lifestyle property on 25 acres for less than a city villa

Thursday, 1 October 2020, 9:37 am | Century 21 Real Estate

A gorgeous 25-acre lifestyle property is for sale in Pukekohe East, near Bombay Hill, with a price-tag less than the average Ponsonby villa. More >>

Forget Treasury, House Prices Will Rise, Not Fall, Despite Recession

Thursday, 17 September 2020, 3:25 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

The head of Century 21 New Zealand is joining a growing number of economists, property experts and commentators saying Treasury has got it wrong in its forecast on house prices in the Pre-election Economic and Fiscal Update (PREFU) even with the country ... More >>

Property Prices Nationwide Holding Up ‘extremely Well’

Friday, 11 September 2020, 9:58 am | Century 21 Real Estate

“September is looking up, following a very strong August for real estate across New Zealand. Just months ago, few would’ve expected such positivity in and around property prices going into spring,” says Derryn Mayne, Owner of Century 21 New ... More >>

Property Prices Above Expectations In Regions

Tuesday, 8 September 2020, 2:45 pm | Century 21 Real Estate

“Waiting for house prices to fall may not be the best strategy for those keen to buy, with most regions now seeing properties flying out the door and many houses fetching well above any asking price or expectation,” says Derryn Mayne, Owner ... More >>