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National house price inflation slows to single digits; Wellington prices rocket

Thu 13 Oct 4

The pace of house price inflation has slowed to its most sluggish pace since April 2015, suggesting it may under-shoot the Reserve Bank’s forecast.

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler

Editorial: Debt is key indicator to watch

Sat 13 Aug

The Reserve Bank’s decision to further cut interest rates sends signals that it considers New Zealand is out of line with the rest of the global economy.

QV director of research Jonno Ingerson

What is the best measure of house price movements?

Wed 21 Oct

QV director of research Jonno Ingerson says the measures provide a balance between timeliness and accuracy.

Real Estate Institute of NZ chief executive Colleen Milne

REINZ says LVR restrictions may lead to rising rents, shortage of rentals

Thu 1 Oct 2

The Reserve Bank's summary of submissions on its LVR restrictions omitted criticism.

Real Estate Institute chief executive Colleen Milne

House sale volumes more than usual

Tue 29 Sep

The biggest increase was in Waikato where sales volumes increased by 96%.

UBS New Zealand senior economist Robin Clements

OCR caught economists by surprise; Auckland house values up nearly 20%

Fri 12 Jun

Economist expects property market may begin to cool in keeping with the economy.


Rob Hosking talks about the OCR cut on NBR Radio, and on demand on MyNBR Radio.


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