Home building consents rebounded in February 2017, but were up only slightly from February 2016, Stats NZ said today.
A total of 2,418 new homes were consented in February 2017 â€“ up 1.6 percent from February 2016. 31-03-2017 more >>
One-person households are projected to be the fastest growing household type in New Zealand, increasing from 390,000 in 2013 to 580,000 in 2038, Statistics New Zealand said today. They will account for 27 percent of all households in 2038, up from 24 percent in 2013. 29-10-2015 more >>
â€œLower prices for petrol and vegetables were partly countered by higher prices for international travel and housing-related costs,â€ said Chris Pike, prices manager for Statistics New Zealand. 21-01-2015 more >>
There are more multi-storey homes, greater density, and fewer unoccupied homes all making Auckland very different to the rest of the country, according to the latest research from Statistics New Zealand. 18-12-2014 more >>
The number of new dwellings authorised â€“ including and excluding apartments â€“ show â€œstrong increasesâ€ in both July and August, according to the latest Statistics New Zealand (SNZ) figures. 30-09-2011 more >>