B Residential Property Data

Record house prices an early Christmas present to vendors

Released 17 January 2019

The 2018 year ended with a fizz rather than a bang, with the lowest number of residential properties sold for the month of December for 7 years, according to the latest data from the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ), source of the most complete and accurate real estate data in New Zealand.

In December 2018, the number of houses sold across New Zealand decreased by 12.9% year-on-year to 5,330, down from 6,117 – 787 fewer houses.


REINZ Monthly Property Report & Regional Commentary

Housing Price Index

Latest Statistics Table

Latest Sales Price Medians

For access to historical House Price Index figures, please contact REINZ Business Analyst, David Shaw dshaw@reinz.co.nz. A fee applies for non-members.