What does $618,000 buy you?

13-Apr-2017 10:16:30 Share this:

Harcourts latest National Market Watch figures show the average NZ house price was $618,940. Let’s have a look at what you can buy for that – or about that - in different parts of the country.


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Topics: Residential, New Zealand, Market Watch

What puts buyers off

03-Apr-2017 10:18:18 Share this:

There’s a lot of talk about what adds value and attracts buyers when it comes to getting a good price for your property. But just as important are they key things about the property that will put most buyers off:


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Topics: Residential, Selling, Open Homes, New Zealand, Advice

How to: Add value in the kitchen

28-Mar-2017 09:13:45 Share this:

Kitchens are widely touted as a room of a house that can add value when it comes to selling your property. But not all kitchens are created equal. What can you do to yours to catch a potential buyer’s eye and persuade them to make a good offer?


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Topics: Residential, Selling, DIY, New Zealand, Advice

Dunedin - what a great place to live

22-Mar-2017 23:00:00 Share this:

Otago has been celebrating its anniversary day this week. While it’s a region that showcases all the best of New Zealand from the stunning alpine landscapes and wineries of Central Otago to wild beaches and heritage buildings, we thought it was a good time to shine the spotlight on Dunedin and find out what makes it a great place to live.


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Topics: Residential, New Zealand, Advice, House of Inspiration

What's new in the world of wallpaper?

20-Mar-2017 10:26:08 Share this:

From modern geometrics to exotic eclectics, the latest in wow-worthy wallpapers from Resene ColorShops are pretty, witty and gritty.


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Topics: Residential, DIY, New Zealand, Advice, House of Inspiration

What does $540,000 buy you?

15-Mar-2017 06:00:00 Share this:

Our latest National Market Watch report shows the average house in New Zealand for February was $540,678. Here’s what that, or less, could buy you in different regions around the country:


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Topics: Residential, New Zealand, National Market Watch Newsletter, Properties for sale

Living in the future

22-Feb-2017 08:00:00 Share this:

The homes of the future are already here. Our friends at Rockend take a look at some of the smart home technology available.


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Topics: Lifestyle, DIY, Advice, Buy, Add Value To Your Property