News and Publications

Property News: 22 June 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
Push to Inner-City Living Makes Sense : City Council Votes to Join Housing Accord : Limits on Water Use Loom for Some : Green Light on School Culture Centre : Dairying Swallowing New Zealand Forests : City Apartments Ready For Business : Onwards and Upwards : "Thought for the Week"

Property News: 15th June 2015

Property News for the Nelson and Tasman region
Insulation Mandatory For Rentals : Ageing Health Board Villas Demolished : Little Movement In Property Prices : Pond's Future In Balance : Brothers Buy Pub Dad Once Owned : Council Backing Camp Business : Trouble In Paradise : Store Taking A Break


Property News: 8th June 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
Surveyors Anxious After Lean Budget Holds Back Landonline Revamp : Upgrade Will Cost More : Shooters May Get New Home : Cheaper Homes Unlikely As Housing Pact Signed : "Thought For The Week"

Outlook: Rural - March 2015

Lee Valley Dam - Where To From Here?
In late 2014 the Tasman District Council (the council) released a discussion document on the Councils proposed funding model for the Waimea Water Augmentation Dam that is to be situated in the Lee Valley. That discussion document was open to public submission.

Market Comments: Commercial - March 2015

Market overview of the Nelson and Tasman region
The local commercial property market has maintained a steady level of sales activity since 2012. Analysis continues to show a strengthening of yields for well located, securely leased properties with a high seismic rating

Property News: 2nd June 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
Council Plan To Demolish Rifle Range So Soon 'A Kick In The Teeth" : Empty Rooms 'Wicked Waste" : Fraudsters Home Sells for $905,000 : Base At Beach For Club On Cards : Insurers Inflamed Over Fire Levies : Report On Arts Centre Ordered : TDC Gives More Money To Dam Project : Healthy Power From Above : Apartment Consents Dominate : "Thought For The Week"

Outlook: Commercial

Effects of the Global Financial Crisis and the Christchurch Earthquakes on Nelson Commercial Property
The Nelson commercial property market has changed significantly in the past several years because of two significant events: the Global Financial Crisis of 2007/08 and the Christchurch earthquakes of 2010/11.

Property News: 25th May 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
Doubts Cast On Housing Tax Plan : Pond Sludge A Million-Dollar Problem : Modellers' Pond May Get $1m Budget : Tax Won't Hit Home Renovators : Natureland Seeking To Have Its 'Vision Embraced' : Rethink Delays Landfill Project : Owning A Home Beyond Majority : Mortgage Rates May Go Lower : Army May Have To Move After Lease Ends : Groups To Go So Park Plan Can Proceed : New Shed Rises From Ruins : 'Huge Interest' In Richmond Subdivision : “Thought For The Week”

Property News: 18th May 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
CBD Building Sales Booming : Golden Bay Applauds New Health Centre : Nelson Lures Auckland Home Buyers : It's Tight But Centre's Reopening Is Still On Target : Hope Work Won't Close Zumo : Revived Housing Plans Vex Residents : Tasman Housing Pact Signed : Health Centre Goes Solar : Apartments Changed : “Thought For The Week”

Market Comments: Residential - March 2015

Market overview of the Nelson and Tasman region
The key drivers of population growth through migration, low interest rates, stable economy and low unemployment still combine to underpin the market creating a stable economic climate....