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Making your holiday home pay for itself

With a little market research and smart buying, you can find a holiday home that covers its costs.

5 tips for house-hunting in a hectic market

The housing market is running red-hot right now and listings are scarce in New Zealand.

How the housing market has outpaced council valuations

Both vendors and real estate professionals are presented with a challenge.

How to make a winning offer on a house

Low listings and hordes of keen buyers – competition is fierce in the property market.

How to finance a renovation

Adding value with a renovation isn’t 100% guaranteed, experts warn.

Renovating on a budget: $5k, $10k, $50k or$100k

Renovating is expensive, but it can be a fantastic use of your money.

5 best places to buy a first home in New Zealand

With interest rates as low as they’ve ever been, plenty of first home buyers are taking the plunge.

Cost-effective Kitchen Renovations

The kitchen is the heart of the home – and the biggest line item on your renovation budget.

Waikato-Tainui sign shared equity agreement to build 50 homes for whānau

Waikato-Tainui Iwi has collaborated with Westpac and the New Zealand Housing Foundation.

How Millennials are changing the housing market

The way New Zealanders live is changing – and that’s changing our housing market.