Articles Tagged ‘house prices’

Property Outlook Positive for 2012

Lower interest rates and growing consumer confidence will help stimulate the home finance market in 2012, says leading mortgage group Loan Market. The year ahead looks quite promising with the likelihood of interest rates staying on hold and lender risk appetites growing. With many economic forecasters expecting the RBNZ to remain on the sidelines until […]

Home affordability continues to improve

Housing affordability is still on the up and up, according to a recent report. Massey University’s Home Affordability Report for March 2009 found that over the last quarter all districts’ National affordability improved by 8.3 per cent. During this period each of the three drivers in the affordability equation improved. House prices were down by […]