News and Publications

Property News: 7 May 2018

Demand fuels tank spruce up: Okiwi Bay research facility ready to go: Schooled on a musical 'gem': Forestry link to river damage: Alarm at dam overrun plan: Heat comes out of Nelson housing market: Boat ramp plan may get the heave-ho: Housing eats into valuable rural land:

Property News: 23 April 2018

Building aids growth in Tasman: Tight rental market 'utter hell' for house hunters: Changes to new Stoke centre: Residents desperate for action on stormwater: Six months for Boathouse rebuild: Land use change tipped if dam gets nod: Helicopter house can finally be called a home: Suter tells Tasman to give more funds

Property News: 16 April 2018

Home affordability in city on a par with Auckland: Storm-hit road will be removed: Hospice build well under way: Park upgraded: Target reached: Lease renewed

Property News: 9 April 2018

Forestry link to sediment damage: Road widening to cater for Richmond growth: Post-cyclone bill may cost $11.8m: Funding bid for zoo supported: Housing for seniors in spotlight: Water share offer extension extended: Waimea dam land plan hits obstacle

Property News: 3 April 2018

Rental market 'heartbreak': Waimea Irrigators extend share sale deadline by two weeks: Rainbow Ski field seeking summer fun: Gravel extraction at quarry may re-start

Property News: 26 March 2018

Shops shut as rents rise and sales fall: Closed street car-free and carefree: Countdown to store opening: Council forced to top up projects: Springs flow 'highly modified': Limited access to Kahurangi as roads remain closed

Property News: 19 March 2018

'Lifeline' loan to School of Music: Help is on the way - Storm taskforce for Tasman: State home boost 'a start': Council's post-cyclone damage bill may surge past $12m: Stay of execution for Haulashore Island wharf: Dam plan $5m grant decision on hold:

Residential Market Comment: February 2018

Median sale price for February 2018 was $510,250 which is a 14% increase compared to February 2017. The average median over the last 12 months was $487,000 but 12 months prior to this it was $442,000. This indicates the average median sale price has increased over the long term.

Property News: 12 March 2018

Prefabs: The future of NZ housing: New restoration group formed to retain historic Golden Bay grandstand: Work to start on Boathouse: $1m shortfall for School of Music: Fears water allocation will affect Springs: Nelson Fixer-uppers fetching lower prices

Property News: 6 March 2018

McKee camp may close for good: 155 more state homes for regions: Great Taste Trail extended