Category: Christchurch Real Estate

Christchurch Housing Market Reports Quarterly Growth in Average Home Prices

person By Hadar alarm 12th Nov, 2021
Christchurch Housing Market 

New Zealand’s average home property values have jumped by 5% to $1021 million in the past three months. The slow, but steady growth rate accounts for an increment of $45,000 in the average housing property value; and, thus is a bearer of good tidings in a Christchurch housing market deprived by the lockdowns and new governmental LVR policies for...

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COVID 19 lockdown prompts surge in Christchurch housing market

person By Hadar alarm 1st Sep, 2021

The Covid lockdown has been instrumental in jumpstarting the buzz around the Christchurch housing market. Almost every notable realty agency in the city vouches for reinvigorated interest in property listings. The 2021 Level 4 lockdown has trumped the 2020 Level 4 lockdown as per sources from the Real Estate Institute. The market reflected the fait...

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Christchurch Housing Market Drives Impressive Growth in Building Consents

person By Hadar alarm 10th Aug, 2021
Christchurch Housing Market

Insatiable demand from investors and homebuyers has prompted the development of numerous new homes in Christchurch. The city has issued building consents for as many as 2800 new projects hitherto, in the last 12 months. The Christchurch housing market now reflects a 12% year-on-year growth in 2020-21, in this regard. What’s fueling the grow...

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Christchurch Housing Market – Key Updates You Should Know About

person By Hadar alarm 28th Jul, 2021
Christchurch Housing Market

Christchurch has always been touted as one of the most affordable housing markets in NZ. But, that is definitely changing, as the region has tasted its fair share of million-dollar-plus residential asset sales in this financial year.  Like everywhere else in NZ, the median house price in the Christchurch housing market has jumped reaching a median...

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Is the Auckland Housing Market Entering a Cool-off Period?

person By Hadar alarm 28th May, 2021
Auckland Housing Market

Expert industry study of the Auckland housing market numbers in early May has led to pundits concluding a decrease in buyer interest. The Auckland housing market performed magnificently in the first 6 months of the calendar year. But, an 11% decrease in buyer demands for property valuations has been noted in early May, compared to the past 6 months...

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What Can Buyers Expect from Selling a House ‘As is’

person By Hadar alarm 24th Dec, 2020
What Can Buyers Expect from Selling a House ‘As is’

We often come across the phrase ‘selling a house as is’ in context to the property market. Some are quite wary of the words and will outright inform you never to sell a house ‘as is’; on the other hand, some house owners seem quite eager to offload an asset ‘as is.’ But what does selling a house ‘as is’ entail? Let’s find out. ...

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To Repair or to Sell it as-is? 

person By Hadar alarm 21st Dec, 2020
To Repair or to Sell it as-is? 

It is common for house owners to ponder whether it is more cost-effective to list their property for sale, ‘as is,’ or repair their house. Most house owners may think upfront that a presentable house requires repairs and renovation. So, the problem that must be resolved is whether it is meaningful to cover the distance and fix the house t...

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How to Sell A House that Requires Renovations As-Is

person By Hadar alarm 21st Dec, 2020
How to Sell A House that Requires Renovations As-Is

A common confusion that several residential property owners in Christchurch often face is whether to repair their house only to an extent or completely renovate it to make it fit for resale. Well, it is difficult to put your house on the market when it requires obvious repairs and renovation, especially if it has to compare to the other houses ...

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What you need to disclose when selling your house as-is in Christchurch

person By Hadar alarm 20th Nov, 2020
selling your house as-is in Christchurch

When it comes to selling a house in Christchurch, many people give serious consideration to how they want to sell it? Are you one of them? If yes, do you want to do a pre-listing home inspection and get the repairs done first? Or is it merely handing over your property as-is at a price without considering what you are selling out? Let's take a ...

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Sell A House As-is After Insurance Pay-out

person By Hadar alarm 26th Oct, 2020
Sell A House As-is After Insurance Pay-out

Have you decided to sell your house as-is after the insurance pay-out for the damages caused by the earthquake in Christchurch? If yes, are you looking to sell it out instead of getting into hassles of heavy restructuring and renovation? There are different situations with people in Christchurch who are planning to sell their house as-is after...

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