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Once-in-a-century opportunity to own a Lake Taupō estate

The sole freehold property in Waihāhā Bay within the western bays of Lake Taupō, billed as “the paradise that time forgot” and accessible only by boat, helicopter or on foot, is attracting serious attention from people wishing to be its new owner.

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New build terraced housing update - Q1 2024

New Zealand’s new build terraced house market in 60 seconds.

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New build apartment update - Q1 2024

New Zealand’s new build apartment market in 60 seconds.

How to make moving house a paw-sitive transition for your pets?

Moving into a new home is an exciting yet challenging experience for anyone, but when you have four-legged family members to consider, the process can become even more complex.

Listing surge or playing catch-up; What’s behind the boost in for-sale sign numbers?

If it feels like you’re seeing more real estate signage around your neighbourhood lately, you’d be right.

Hidden gems that’ll make you want to trade the city for serenity

There’s no greater feeling of escapism than ditching the hustle of the city for the slower pace of a forest or the countryside, and that zen-like feeling you get isn't a coincidence either.

The ones to watch; Christchurch’s up and coming suburbs

New commercial and residential buildings have filled empty lots, and the construction of key infrastructure like the Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is drawing people and business back into the heart of the city.  

On the move; what’s causing the drain from our biggest cities?

More Kiwi's are turning their backs on big city life and embracing the regions, with data showing populations like Otago and Bay of Plenty all grew faster than the national average.

Own a piece of lakeside history nestled on the idyllic Te Ti Bay shoreline

Nestled on the picturesque shoreline of Te Ti Bay, a cherished family homestead steeped in tradition is on offer for discerning buyers seeking an unparalleled waterfront retreat.

Soak up a quintessential Kiwi summer with rare lakeside home on the serene Te Akau Peninsula

Nestled at the end of Te Akau Road and at the tip of the peninsula, this captivating lakeside property is perfect for those seeking the ultimate escape.

Mortgage broker or banker? How best to navigate your finance options when buying a property

Buying a home is one of the biggest financial commitments we’ll make in our lives, so it’s important to investigate your options.

When friendship becomes co-ownership: Is buying a house with others the right move for you?

An increasing number of people are considering co-ownership as an alternative path to get on the property ladder.

I do, and they don’t; what to do when conflict arises while buying or selling property with your partner.

Selling or buying a home is hard enough, but there’s another layer of complexity while trying to navigate the process as a couple.

Endless options up for grabs, as iconic waterside property with rich history hits the market

In a spectacular holiday location, a remarkable waterfront property spanning five titles and four generations of ownership is now available for discerning buyers.

Own a piece of history; Breathtaking 130-year-old villa ready to change hands after forty years

Cherished by its most recent owners for the last four decades, and having changed hands only four times since 1893, this historic homestead is a harmonious blend of classic features and considerate modern updates.

Solar powered estate offers sustainable and luxurious rural lifestyle opportunity just north of Auckland

Step into a realm of sophistication and tranquility, as the 135-hectare (330 acre) Hutchinson Family Farm opens its gates to the market for the first time in 140 years.

Live like a celebrity, and own your own private beach just north of Sandy Bay on Whananaki’s pristine coastline

Tucked away at the end of a secluded three kilometre private road, a rare treasure awaits those in search of ultimate privacy in a coastal retreat.

Rich with history; unlock the next chapter of this stunning character Stillwater home

A local landmark, with a vibrant and diverse history is poised to captivate prospective buyers with an appreciation for unique real estate.

Spectacular seaside sanctuary offers 'holiday at home’ for luxurious family living and entertaining

Nestled along the pristine shores of Stanmore Bay, this exquisite weatherboard residence is a jewel in the crown of beachfront Auckland properties.

Ones to watch

Shopping for your dream home has serious feel-good factor, but below the surface, buyers and sellers have a complex confluence of market dynamics to navigate. Economist Cameron Bagrie shares what to watch if you’re considering a move in 2024.

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