Geoff Barnett

Calls to help struggling first home buyers

The comments come after recent RBA figures were released

Second tier loans increasingly popular with first home buyers

A bank rejection isn't the end of the road, but many Kiwis still remain unaware of their options

North Island holiday homes 'cost significantly less than other holiday destinations'

Prices continue to rise in New Zealand's sixth cheapest suburb, which has become an attractive alternative to pricey holiday homes

Real estate agency sees ‘staggering’ rise in new listings

The buyer market has far from dried up, says Century 21

Long-term investors are still on the market, says Century 21

Claims that property investors in Auckland have dried up is not true, according to Century 21 New Zealand

Deposits too high for first-home buyers

Interest rates remain low but high deposits “cruel” claims Century 21

LVRs need to be reduced, expert

RBNZ needs to further soften LVRs, especially for Auckland first-home buyers

Financing affecting house sales

The housing market is entering a consolidation period, says real estate boss

It's almost a buyers' market out there

The market is turning around for buyers but housing affordability still needs improvement, Century 21 New Zealand national manager Geoff Barnett told NZ Adviser

Real estate giant to launch cadet programme

The real estate agency is set to launch its cadetship programme in September