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Biggest house sales of the year

The NZ Herald on Sunday recently ran a list of the top ten properties sold in NZ in 2015. The country’s 10 priciest house sales of the year were all in Auckland and their collective worth ­tallies more than $100 million. The 10 properties have a combined price tag of $105.8m, equivalent to that of 138 […]


House prices surge

The average price for a three bedroom home in the old Auckland city boundaries now stands at over $1 million. Median house prices excluding Auckland were flat in March, but there was a 13pc jump in Auckland’s median house price. This mornings article in the NZ Herald reports Auckland house prices surged 13 per cent annually and are […]

What $1 million buys in Auckland: Mt Eden

Auckland is one of the most expensive places in the world to buy a home – an Economist report found that the average house price in Tāmaki Makaurau exceeds annual household incomes by eight times (the recommended ratio is three times a family’s earnings). In a recent series of articles in Stuff every week they take an in depth […]

Auckland – City of Sails – popular but costly

Auckland shows up as one of the world’s most expensive holiday destinations in a new survey. But New Zealand has also been tipped as one of the hottest places to visit this year, among other popular getaways such as Bali, Croatia, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, Portugal and South Africa. Auckland is ranked as the third-best […]

Drug Lab Contamination in Residential Properties

Its a growing trend as Auckland grows as an international city, recently in Auckland more than 250kg of ContacNT and pure ephedrine, both of which can be used to make methamphetamine, have been discovered in a shipping container in Auckland. (see article) . The 264kg haul could have produced methamphetamine with a street value of […]

Building bonanza tipped for Auckland

Marcus Beveridge Queen City Law principal was recently quoted in a NZ Herald article on the building bonanza tipped for Auckland. To find out more about Marcus click here.  To read more articles by Marcus click here. To read the full article “Building bonanza tipped for Auckland” By Anne Gibson  on the NZ Herald site […]