In New Zealand we are fortunate to have a number of great real estate resources to review when looking to buy a home, sell a home or just looking for general information. The best real estate websites in New Zealand focus on different markets and are brought to us by both government departments and private…

When searching for a new apartment, office lease or commercial building or looking to sell one you already own, knowing the NBS rating is an important piece of information to consider when assessing a property. The NBS rating reflects if a building is earthquake prone. The NBS is designed to give building occupants the ability…

With the recent rush of building activity in New Zealand, many people are now asking, is it best to build or to buy? Building and buying both have their advantages and most often the personal preference wins, however in the current market choice can be limited. Building consent numbers are back levels not seen since…

Welcome to the propertydirectory.co.nz news round up for August. This month we have switched from weekly summaries of the top news stories to a monthly list. Each month we aim to give you a roundup summary of the top New Zealand property news. If you have an item you think is worth sharing with propertydrectory.co.nz…

Welcome to the propertydirectory.co.nz news round up for August. This month we have switched from weekly summaries of the top news stories to a monthly list. Each month we aim to give you a roundup summary of the top New Zealand property news. If you have an item you think is worth sharing with propertydrectory.co.nz…

This week was yet again active in both stories about residential and commercial sales activities as well as the sales of Metlifecare and Augusta capital. Metlifecare comes to agreement with ECT to buy its shares for $6 a shareRetirement village operator Metlifecare has come to a takeover agreement with Swedish firm EQT Infrastructure to buy…

Welcome to the propertydirectory.co.nz weekly round up for the week ending 14th June 2020. Each week we aim to give you a roundup summary of the top New Zealand property news. If you have an item you think is worth sharing with propertydrectory.co.nz readers, let us know. This week we have seen a continuation of…

Welcome to the propertydirectory.co.nz weekly round up for the week ending 14th June 2020. Each week we aim to give you a roundup summary of the top New Zealand property news. If you have an item you think is worth sharing with propertydrectory.co.nz readers, let us know. Proposed $75 million Omokoroa town centre met with…

Welcome to the propertydirectory.co.nz weekly round up for the week ending 7th June 2020. Each week we aim to give you a roundup summary of the top New Zealand property news. If you have an item you think is worth sharing with propertydrectory.co.nz readers, let us know. NZ Property Market Surprisingly Positive Official sales figures…

The i in iBuying or iBuyer stands for immediate. This means that a company or person offers a cash price for a property, this can even be site unseen. iBuyer’s in New Zealand have been around forever, individual property flippers and companies make a living out of finding off market deals, offering a cash price,…