Homeowners

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

homes.co.nz Monthly Property Update – November 2019

Are there still capital gains to be made from flipping properties? House flipping is a common way to make an extra buck for many New Zealanders. This often involves buying the cheapest house on the street, adding a lick of

Timmy Brown

Is that equity yours to use? Most homeowners get this wrong

Homeowners take great joy in tracking the estimated value of their property on homes.co.nz, when you subtract the amount owing on your mortgage you get an idea of your equity position – this is critical if you are thinking of

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

Dunedin Capital Values 2019 Analysis

The latest Capital Values for Dunedin are now live on our site. Take a look to see how your property has performed compared to the rest of the neighbourhood. Dunedin has been the rock star of New Zealand’s main centres,

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

New Plymouth Capital Values 2019 Analysis

The latest Capital Values for New Plymouth are now live on our site. Take a look to see how your property has performed compared to the rest of the neighbourhood. The median HomesEstimate in New Plymouth is now $448k, up

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

Waimakariri Capital Values 2019 Analysis

New Capital Values have been released in the Waimakariri District with the median CV being up 3.2% from 3 years ago to $480k. This relatively small increase is consistent with a flat market in the greater Canterbury area. The largest

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

Manawatu Capital Values 2019 Analysis

New Capital Values have been released in the Manawatu District with the median CV being up 38.7% from 3 years ago to $430k.The largest increase was seen in Himatangi Beach where CVs increased by 69.2%. The largest town in the

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

Far North Capital Values 2019 Analysis

New Capital Values have been released in the Far North District with the median CV being up 30.4% from 3 years ago to $365k. The largest increase was seen in Kawakawa where CVs increased by 45%. The largest town in

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

Hastings Capital Values 2019 Analysis

We’ve had the latest Capital Values for Hastings and they are now live on our site. Take a look to see how your property has performed against the rest of your neighbourhood! The median HomesEstimate in Hastings is now $410k, up

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

Upper Hutt Capital Values 2019 Analysis

We’ve had the latest Capital Values for Upper Hutt arrive and they are now live on our site.  Take a look to see how your property has performed against the rest of your neighbourhood! The median HomesEstimate in Upper Hutt is

Timmy Brown

The $100k difference for first home buyers

You have gone to the bank to sort your pre-approval, researching properties online and visiting open homes in the weekends. You have soon realised that you need to change your expectations on the home you’re going to end up with,

Steve Hart

The selling season is here

If you put your home on the market during winter and have been worried about a lack of buyers then now is your chance to start a-fresh. Summer’s almost here and so is a whole new set of buyers. So

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

homes.co.nz Monthly Property Update – October 2019

How relevant is your Capital Valuation? The Capital Valuation (or CV) for a property is a three-yearly assessment of a property’s value and is used by local councils to help determine the rates for properties in their area. The CVs

Steve Hart

Tiny homes meeting the needs of the next generation

There’s anecdotal evidence of a sea change when it comes to young people and real estate. The 20-somethings I’m meeting in Auckland do not want a mortgage for life, nor a huge home with rooms they don’t need, nor do

The Data Team - homes.co.nz (Tom Lintern - Chief Data Scientist)

homes.co.nz Monthly Property Update – September 2019

Were The Block auction results unexpected? The Block New Zealand 2019 wrapped up on Sunday night leaving the contestants (and most of New Zealand) wanting more at auction. However, were the sale prices less than expected? Large apartments, such as

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Hamilton median house price by suburb

Which suburb in Hamilton has the highest Median HomesEstimate? Rotokauri on top with an average of $859k Harrowfield came in at $831k, and Huntington came in at $795k Flagstaff came in at $785k and Rototuna North at $773k, What about the