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By negotiation? Tender? Deadline sale? What all those different sales methods mean

House sale methods - set price, by negotiation, auction, tender, deadline sale, and expressions of interest - what do they all mean and what are their pros and cons.

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Seven top jobs for over 65s

You might start receiving superannuation at age 65, but that doesn’t necessarily mean you’re ready to retire.

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Five low-budget renovations that deliver big value

These five renovation projects deliver outsized returns for your investment – especially if you’re prepared to do some of the work yourself.

OPINION: All Not Doom In The Housing Market

Is the housing market really a gloom and doom story? Barfoot and Thompson's Peter Thompson thinks not

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Improving access to banking for kids in care

Westpac has made it easier for kids in the care of Oranga Tamariki to open bank accounts and gain important access to the economy

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Innovative housing development provides first home buyer pathway

Brand new affordable homes for first home buyers through innovative Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust development

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OPINION: Small Glimmer Of Positivity For Housing Market

Barfoot and Thompson's Peter Thompson saw a glimmer of hope in the Reserve Banks's May OCR statement

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Offset vs revolving home loans: what are they and what's the difference?  

Offset and revolving credit loans - what are they and what’s the difference between them?   

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OPINION: Big changes ahead for Auckland

As Auckland approaches 2 million inhabitants, Peter Thompson looks at the type of city that is emerging

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Pre-approved for a loan: what's next?

Congratulations on being preapproved for a home loan! We look at some of the next steps from choosing a lawyer to finding your house

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OPINION: Auckland property market awakens from hibernation

The Auckland property market skyrocketed in March, awaking from a two-year hibernation, says Barfoot and Thompson's Peter Thompson.

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5 great places to be a first-home buyer

Which areas are the best for first-home buyers in 2024? REDnews has analysed job markets, household incomes, relatively affordable homes, and lifestyle factors to come up with our list of…