Labour housing spokesman Phil Twyford

State houses being sold for below valuation — Twyford

Sun 14 Aug 18

Homes in plum areas of Auckland sold for between 7% and 23% of their official valuations, Labour housing spokesman claims.

Auckland mayor Len Brown

Major decisions on Unitary Plan made in two days; affordable home quota ditched

Fri 12 Aug

Two days of intense and, at times, emotional debate to make major decisions on Auckland's development blueprint.

First NZ economist Chris Green

Promise of more mortgage lending restrictions fuels house price inflation

Thu 11 Aug 3

Would-be house buyers are likely to get into the market before the further mortgage lending restrictions the central bank is planning, perversely undermining existing restrictions. With special feature audio.

ASB Bank chief executive Barbara Chapman

ASB hints it won’t be passing on the OCR cut

Thu 11 Aug 5

ASB Bank drops strong hints it won't be fully passing on any OCR cuts. With special feature audio.

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler

New LVR restrictions be damned, house price inflation is looking like a runaway train

Wed 10 Aug 5

Annual house price inflation soared 16.3% nationally in July and 23% in Wellington.

Moody’s financial institutions group senior analyst Daniel Yu

Moody’s surprised at banks’ low provisioning for bad dairy loans

Mon 8 Aug

A Moody’s Investor Service analyst, Daniel Yu, says he had expected banks’ provisioning for deteriorating dairy loans to be higher than it is. With special feature audio.


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