Roost - Latest News [Page 1]

Home loan affordability worsens after rise in interest rates

Friday, 27 June 2014, 11:31 am | Roost

Home loan affordability worsened slightly across most of New Zealand in May as a rise in interest rates more than offset a small fall in median house prices. The Roost Home Loan Affordability Reports showed a deterioration in 16 of 24 regions, ... More >>

Home loan affordability improves in July as loan limits kick

Monday, 26 August 2013, 3:59 pm | Roost

Home loan affordability improved slightly in July after the median house edge price edged lower as banks began tightening their lending to comply with the Reserve Bank's new 'speed limit' confirmed last week. More >>

Home loan affordability:Incomes rise as much as house prices

Friday, 26 October 2012, 3:07 pm | Roost

Home loan affordability was unchanged in September as a slight rise in the national median house price was offset by marginal income growth. Housing market activity is buoyant, however, as bank lending activity is growing and the Spring Open home ... More >>

Home loan affordability improves as house prices dip

Friday, 31 August 2012, 5:21 pm | Roost

Home loan affordability improved in July as the national median house price edged back from record highs and interest rates remained around record lows. More >>

Home loan affordability worsens as house prices edge up

Tuesday, 3 July 2012, 9:58 am | Roost

Home loan affordability weakened slightly in May as the national median house price bounced back to near record highs. However, record low interest rates continue to make housing affordable for double income households outside of central Auckland ... More >>

Home loan affordability at best levels in 8 years, rates low

Friday, 21 October 2011, 3:31 pm | Roost

Home loan affordability improved in September to its best levels in 8 years, thanks to a drop in the national median house price and interest rates staying at record lows. More >>

Low rates mean 1st home buyer affordability best since 2004

Wednesday, 20 July 2011, 12:58 pm | Roost

Continued low interest rates and slight increases in after tax income helped improve first buyer affordability in June to its best levels since late 2004, Roost Home Loan Affordability report shows. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • PARLIAMENT
  • POLITICS
  • REGIONAL