News and Publications

Residential Market Comments: January 2018

The 2018 year to date has seen an increase in the total number of sales compared with the same periods in 2017 and 2016.

Commercial Market Comment: January 2018

Retail Sales in New Zealand increased 5.40 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017 over the same quarter in the previous year. Retail Sales YoY in New Zealand averaged 3.63 percent from 1996 until 2017, reaching an all-time high of 10.80 percent in the first quarter of 2004 and a record low of -7.90 percent in the first quarter of 2009.

Property News: 19 February 2018

Realism urged in rebuild: Dam share demands set to flow

Property News: 12 February 2018

Quake grant revives Lambretta's: Golden Bay grandstand fight moves past $200k: Cathedral quake work wait: Dam offer launch reveals cost rise.

Property News: 30 January 2018

Retailers leave CBD: New multi-club facility backed for Tahunanui: Hut donated: New name for historic music hub: Nelson trail is back on track.

Property Matters - 26 January 2018

With respect to retail shop closures, the face of retail shopping in New Zealand, and presumably throughout the world, is changing due to the growth in online shopping and changes in technology.

Residential Market Comment: December 2017

Generally, the 2017 year saw a decrease in the total number of sales compared with 2016 and 2015, except for the Nelson Country areas that saw an increase.

Property News: 22 January 2018

Couple's new home 'termite hell': Park resurfacing under way

Property News: 15 January 2018

Resettling a red-zoned home in the top of the south: Progress of Nelson SHAs slow but steady: Water restrictions soften across Waimea Plains after rain: Nelson house price growth strong despite slowdown

Property News: 8 January 2018

Council approves Civic House upgrade: No dam, no apples - orchardist: Suburban Club set to close: Andrews Farm recreation hub gets $135k leg up: Salisbury School gets best early present: House values soar across Tasman: Engineer slams dam as 'high risk': Toad Hall gets a new lease of life: Townhouse development for Richmond: Levy shock hits home builders: Dovedale upgrade in pipeline