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Rents Experience Largest Annual Increase Since July

Thursday, 31 March 2022, 7:15 am | Trade Me Limited

The national median rent has experienced the largest annual increase in seven months, climbing 8.5 per cent or $45 to a record-breaking $575 per week, according to Trade Me’s latest February Rental Price Index. Trade Me Property Sales Director, Gavin ... More >>

Survey Says: Kiwis Are Splurging More And Planning Ahead This Silly Season

Thursday, 25 November 2021, 7:42 am | Trade Me Limited

After a tough year, Kiwis are spending more and getting into the festive spirit earlier, according to Trade Me’s annual Christmas survey. Trade Me spokesperson Sarah O'Leary said nearly 1,500 New Zealanders took part in the annual survey which ... More >>

Trade Me’s Secondhand Economy Report; Every Kiwi Could Make $1,700 Without Even Leaving The House

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 7:07 am | Trade Me Limited

Kiwis could make $1,700 by offloading items that they no longer use or need according to a recent report by Trade Me on New Zealand’s secondhand economy. Trade Me’s Head of Marketplace Ivan Fuyala said over 4,400 Kiwis took part in the survey looking ... More >>

Toy Sales Surge Ahead Of Christmas Stock Shortage Fears

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 7:31 am | Trade Me Limited

New toy sales on Trade Me are up 40 per cent as Kiwis rush to get their kids the top toys for Christmas amidst global stock shortage fears, according to the online marketplace’s latest data. Trade Me spokesperson Millie Silvester said while there’s ... More >>

Jobs Market Continues To Run Hot, Untouched By Lockdown

Tuesday, 5 October 2021, 7:11 am | Trade Me Limited

New Zealand’s jobs market continued to go from strength to strength despite another nationwide lockdown, with job listings up and the largest annual percentage jump in salary on record. That’s according to an analysis of over 78,000 vacancies listed ... More >>

Kiwis Making Money On Their Used Cars As Prices Increase 35%

Thursday, 30 September 2021, 7:31 am | Trade Me Limited

Used car values have accelerated as a result of the pandemic, with the median asking price increasing by 35 per cent since 2019 to reach $13,494 in July, according to the latest Trade Me Motors data. Trade Me Motors Sales Director Jayme Fuller said ... More >>

Property Prices Increase By Double New Zealand’s Average Salary

Friday, 10 September 2021, 7:05 am | Trade Me Limited

The average asking price for a house in New Zealand reached an all-time high of $846,900 last month, growing by 21 per cent on the previous year, according to the latest Trade Me Property Price Index. Trade Me Property Sales Director Gavin Lloyd ... More >>

Rents See Biggest Year-on-year Growth Ever, Up 10% In 12 Months

Thursday, 26 August 2021, 6:50 am | Trade Me Limited

New Zealand rents saw their biggest year-on-year increase of all-time in July, jumping by 10 per cent when compared with the same month last year, according to Trade Me’s latest Rental Price Index. Trade Me Property Sales Director Gavin Lloyd said the ... More >>

Trade Me’s Transparency Report: Releases Of Kiwis’ Data Down By 14 Per Cent

Wednesday, 11 August 2021, 7:26 am | Trade Me Limited

Trade Me has today released its ninth annual Transparency Report, showing a 14 per cent drop in the number of releases of customer information made to the Police and other government agencies when compared with the year prior. Trade Me’s Head of ... More >>

Trade Me Proud To Announce Acquisition Of

Thursday, 5 August 2021, 8:31 pm | Trade Me Limited

The Commerce Commission has today granted clearance for Trade Me to acquire PropertyNZ Ltd which owns and operates . A deal that will benefit New Zealand property buyers, sellers and agents alike. Trade Me’s Head of Property Alan Clark said the ... More >>

Trade Me Brings Back Their Kindness Store For Little Kiwis In Need

Thursday, 15 July 2021, 7:20 am | Trade Me Limited

Trade Me has reopened their Kindness Store in partnership with KidsCan to support thousands of Kiwi kids in need this winter. The Kindness Store is an online store on Trade Me where Kiwis can give a little bit of kindness to fellow Kiwis in need. ... More >>

Crikey! Trade Me Hops Across The Ditch To Launch ‘Trade Mate’

Thursday, 1 April 2021, 7:03 am | Trade Me Limited

Online marketplace and classifieds site Trade Me has announced it plans to expand its bubble and hop over the ditch, launching its full offering in the Australian market next year under the name Trade Mate. Trade Me CEO Anders Skoe said it felt ... More >>

Property Prices See Largest Annual Growth On Record

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 7:33 am | Trade Me Limited

New Zealand’s national average asking price reached an all-time high for the fifth month in a row in January after experiencing the largest annual percentage increase on record, according to the latest Trade Me Property Price Index. Trade Me Property ... More >>

Summer Brings Heat To New Zealand’s Rental Market

Thursday, 28 January 2021, 7:25 am | Trade Me Limited

Despite a tumultuous year, the national rental market finished 2020 as strong as it started, according to the latest Trade Me Rental Price Index. Trade Me Property spokesperson Logan Mudge said the national median weekly rent increased by 4 per ... More >>

Job Market Begins 2021 In Good Shape

Friday, 22 January 2021, 7:01 am | Trade Me Limited

After a year of uncertainty, New Zealand’s job market came out of 2020 looking considerably better than expected, according to analysis of over 55,500 vacancies listed on Trade Me Jobs for the quarter ending 31 December 2020. Trade Me Jobs spokesperson ... More >>

Trade Me’s Top Property Listings For 2020 Revealed

Thursday, 7 January 2021, 7:03 am | Trade Me Limited

Jonah Lomu’s mansion, New Zealand’s most photogenic church and Wellington’s air traffic control tower have been named Trade Me’s most popular property listings of 2020. Jonah Lomu’s former Maupuia mansion New Zealand’s most photogenic church ... More >>

Top Trade Me Listings Of 2020 Revealed

Tuesday, 5 January 2021, 8:50 am | Trade Me Limited

From a negative test commemorated in a bag of air, to a rock found on a lockdown stroll, and even lunch with Dr Ashley Bloomfield: Trade Me’s top Marketplace listings of 2020 were inspired by COVID-19. Spokesperson Millie Silvester said wider events ... More >>

Over 4,400 Unwanted Gifts Already Listed On Trade Me

Saturday, 26 December 2020, 8:55 am | Trade Me Limited

Kiwis all over the country are offloading their unwanted Christmas gifts with thousands of presents that missed the mark appearing on Trade Me. Trade Me spokesperson Millie Silvester said by 8am, over 4,400 presents that didn’t quite make the cut had been ... More >>

Pooping Flamingos, Flossing Sloths And Presents That Unwrap Themselves: The Top Ten Toys For Kiwi Kids This Christmas

Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 6:03 am | Trade Me Limited

This Christmas, Kiwi kids will be feeding flamingos, boogying with sloths, and trying out tongue twisters according to Trade Me’s top toy picks this year. Trade Me’s Millie Silvester said popular searches were combined with national and international ... More >>

62% Of Kiwis Think Property Prices Will Hold Steady - Survey

Wednesday, 19 August 2020, 8:03 am | Trade Me Limited

Over half of New Zealanders expect property prices to increase or remain the same in the last quarter of 2020, according to a recent Trade Me Property survey. Trade Me Property spokesperson Aaron Clancy said over 1,700 New Zealanders who were actively ... More >>