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  • Clearance rates soar as auctions drive buyer confidence

    Ray White offices in New Zealand hammered home more strong auction results yesterday as a rising clearance rate indicated buyer confidence was well and truly back. Ray White Beach Haven, Verrans Corner and Glenfield, part of the Carpenter Group on....

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  • Auctions driving momentum in Alert Level 2 with a stellar night

    Auctions continued to be a key driver of property sale momentum in Alert Level 2 yesterday as Ray White offices successfully sold NZ$8,305,000 worth of property under the hammer. Ray White New Zealand Chief Auctioneer John Bowring (above), who called two auctions successfully....

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  • Tough times bring out the best in Ray White members

    The lockdown phrase ‘we’re all in this together’ has been taken to heart by numerous Ray White offices in New Zealand as members from across the nation gave back what they could to their communities during times of difficulty and....

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  • Ray White welcomes Leigh and Dane Crockford in Tauranga

    There’s some exciting news to come out of the lockdown. Leigh Crockford and his son Dane Crockford have rebranded their long established family-owned independent real estate agencies in Tauranga to Ray White to take them to the next level of....

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  • Innovative Ray White expects ‘quantum lift’ in property sales

    Ray White Eastern Group has welcomed the news from the Prime Minister that the nation was moving to Alert Level 2 restrictions. This will allow a more “normal” operating environment for property buyers and sellers. “We are ready and waiting for this next safe step,” said both Bob Mountfort, … Read more

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  • Sales down but prices hold

    Article supplied by REINZ The number of properties sold in April across New Zealand decreased by -78.5% from the same time last year – from 6,082 to 1,305 – as the level 4 lockdown made it very difficult for property sales to occur, according to the latest data from the … Read more

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  • Ray White Royal Oak’s online auction hat-trick nets NZ$2.6M

    Ray White Royal Oak last night celebrated a hat-trick of online auction successes as three out of four properties available sold under the virtual hammer. The three fruitful online auctions attracted 14 registered bidders and produced a combined sale value of NZ$2,645,000....

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  • REINZ welcomes L2 guidance; a step towards getting NZ businesses moving

    Article supplied by REINZ REINZ has welcomed the guidance for businesses operating under Alert Level 2, particularly in relation to real estate activity. Under Level 2, all real estate activity conducted will need to adhere to a minimum of 1 metre physical distancing (at all times), will need to ensure … Read more

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  • Ray White members party at home for ‘iso wards’

    Funny man Vince Sorrenti last night hosted Ray White and Loan Market’s international ‘iso awards’ where more than 1,500 members logged on from home to see their friends and colleagues pick up some fun awards, as well as sales awards.....

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  • REINZ welcomes news that private viewings are allowed under Level 3

    Article supplied by REINZ – 22 April 2020 The Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) has today welcomed the news from the Minister of Housing, the Hon. Dr Megan Woods, that private viewings, by appointment, of homes for sale or rental properties can take place under Alert Level … Read more

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  • REINZ welcomes Reserve Bank announcement re: temporary removal of LVRs

    Article supplied by REINZ – 21 April 2020 REINZ has welcomed the announcement by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand that it is undertaking a consultation to temporarily remove Loan to Value Ratios (LVRs) as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic – particularly for first time buyers. Bindi Norwell, … Read more

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  • March 2020 Sales in the Eastern Suburbs

    The figures below include all sales by all agencies for the suburbs of Howick, Bucklands Beach, Eastern Beach, Half Moon Bay, Mellons Bay, Cockle Bay, Shelly Park, Somerville, Highland Park, Farm Cove, Sunnyhills, Pakuranga, Pakuranga Heights, Botany Downs, Golflands, Northpark, Dannemora, East Tamaki Heights, Flat Bush, Whitford, Beachlands and Maraetai. … Read more

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  • Record median prices before COVID-19 hit

    Article supplied by REINZ: The Real Estate Institute of New Zealand released March’s monthly report earlier this morning. Before COVID-19 hit New Zealand and the lockdown commenced on 26 March, the property market was in a strong period of growth. In Auckland, median house prices increased by 11.1% to a … Read more

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  • Book a Virtual Appraisal

    Would you like to know the current value of your home? Complete the form below, letting us know what day and time you would like us to contact you and be ready to show us around your home by video call. We will then prepare a current market appraisal and … Read more

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  • Our message to you

    Following the Prime Minister’s announcement yesterday afternoon, New Zealand will be shifting to Alert Level 4 with a nationwide lock down. Ray White Eastern Group will be shutting its doors at 5pm on Wednesday 25th March 2020. However, we know that the real estate business never sleeps and our focus … Read more

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