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Future proof your property’s insurance valuations

How has the process and importance of residential property insurance changed throughout New Zealand? Historically, and u...

Posted 1 day ago

Hamilton Market Insight - Industrial (November 2019)

Hamilton's industrial market is buoyant, with increases in rentals and land values. Investor demand is strong, which is ...

Posted 6 days ago

Hamilton Market Insight - Commercial Office (November 2019)

The Hamilton commercial office market remains relatively static, with good demand for good quality stock and limited dem...

Posted 6 days ago

Hamilton Market Insight - Retail (November 2019)

Suburban retail remains strong, with new developments securing tenure relatively quickly. CBD vacancy appears to have in...

Posted 6 days ago

Provincial Waikato Market Insight - Industrial (November 2019)

The industrial market is strong, with good demand from investors. Rentals had increased on the back of limited supply, a...

Posted 6 days ago

Provincial Waikato Market Insight - Commercial Office (November 2019)

The rental market is static, with supply meeting demand generally. There is strong demand from investors for good qualit...

Posted 6 days ago

Provincial Waikato Market Insight - Retail (November 2019)

The rental market is typified by good demand from tenants and very limited vacancy. Rental rates have lifted over time a...

Posted 6 days ago

Economic Overview - September 2019 Quarter

New Zealand’s economy has continued to grow in the face of increasing headwinds, albeit at a slower rate. Slower growth ...

Posted 24 days ago

Otago Market Insight - Industrial (November 2019)

New-builds are continuing in suburban / secondary industrial areas. Refitting and expansion of existing / older stock is...

Posted 24 days ago

Otago Market Insight - Commercial Office (November 2019)

Demand is strong  for refitted space, with relocation of hospital rebuild tenants and consolidation of government tenant...

Posted 24 days ago

Otago Market Insight - Retail (November 2019)

Prime retail rents have plateaued and demand is more limited. There has been uptake recently of prime vacancies at previ...

Posted 24 days ago

What rural property owners need to know about the Action Plan for Healthy Waterways

Action Plan for Healthy Waterways: how is your rural property affected? How tighter regulations may impact the land valu...

Posted 27 days ago

Nelson Marlborough Market Insight - Industrial (November 2019)

Industrial land values continue to rise, with limited vacant land available. Rentals are generally increasing and invest...

Posted 1 month ago

Nelson Marlborough Market Insight - Commercial Office (November 2019)

The Nelson office market is experiencing modest rental growth with limited stock for lease. Modest increases are also be...

Posted 1 month ago

Nelson Marlborough Market Insight - Retail (November 2019)

Nelson retail rents have stabilised following a correction in prime retail rents. Vacancies in the Blenheim retail marke...

Posted 1 month ago

When buying a business, what do you need to know about the commercial property?

When buying a business, what do you need to know about the commercial property? Here are some key things to consider whe...

Posted 2 months ago

Napier Market Insight - Industrial (October 2019)

There is strong demand from owner-occupiers purchasing vacant properties. Well tenanted, good quality properties are sel...

Posted 2 months ago

Napier Market Insight - Commercial Office (October 2019)

The Napier commercial office market remains steady with good demand for A grade space. Secondary space is still in overs...

Posted 2 months ago

Napier Market Insight - Retail (October 2019)

Vacancy levels remain low within the prime retail strips in Napier CBD and good demand exists from both tenants and inve...

Posted 2 months ago

Hastings Market Insight - Industrial (October 2019)

There is strong demand from investors for well tenanted sound property, along with good demand from potential owner-occu...

Posted 2 months ago

Hastings Market Insight - Commercial Office (October 2019)

The Hastings office market has been steady, with increased demand for better quality accommodation with a high seismic r...

Posted 2 months ago

Hastings Market Insight - Retail (October 2019)

Generally, there is moderate demand for good, well located space and little demand for secondary space, which remains in...

Posted 2 months ago

Gisborne Market Insight - Industrial (October 2019)

There has been good demand for industrial land with limited sites available, particularly in established areas. The wide...

Posted 2 months ago

Gisborne Market Insight - Commercial Office (October 2019)

Overall, this sector of the market remains steady, with strong demand for property with good leases and high NBS ratings...

Posted 2 months ago

Gisborne Market Insight - Retail (October 2019)

Good demand remains for centrally located, high-quality space, while fringe space remains under pressure.  There has bee...

Posted 2 months ago

Impact of historically low interest rates

How are historically low interest rates impacting on your residential property investment? Recent changes in the New Zea...

Posted 3 months ago

Wellington Market Insight - Industrial (September 2019)

There is limited industrial accommodation in Wellington City and stronger demand in Lower Hutt and Porirua, as a result ...

Posted 3 months ago

Wellington Market Insight - Commercial Office (September 2019)

The Wellington CBD office market remains strong on the back of shortened supply due to the impact of the Kaikoura earthq...

Posted 3 months ago

Wellington Market Insight - Retail (September 2019)

Retail on Wellington's Golden Mile remains strong, although with a little more vacancy now. Main CBD retail in Porirua a...

Posted 3 months ago

Economic Overview - June 2019 Quarter

New Zealand has continued its period of sustained economic growth which began back in 2010, although the rate of increas...

Posted 3 months ago

Tauranga Market Insight - Industrial (September 2019)

The industrial market continues to perform extremely well with strongly rising rentals and land values in most locations...

Posted 3 months ago

Tauranga Market Insight - Commercial Office (September 2019)

The Tauranga office market has improving rentals and strong demand, with a trend for tenants returning to the CBD.  Rece...

Posted 3 months ago

Tauranga Market Insight - Retail (September 2019)

The CBD retail market is currently undergoing change with a number of redevelopments and upgrades underway. Whilst there...

Posted 3 months ago

Southland Market Insight - Industrial (August 2019)

Demand for industrial remains positive; prime spaces are achieving good yields with a limited supply available. Those sp...

Posted 4 months ago

Invercargill Market Insight - Commercial Office (August 2019)

The commercial office market remains static with an over supply of older first floor space available as a result of poor...

Posted 4 months ago

Southland Market Insight - Retail (August 2019)

The retail market remains relatively static, with the majority of the CBD stock being located in or adjacent to earthqua...

Posted 4 months ago

Succession planning for rural property owners

Succession planning: is your rural property prepared? Create security for your rural property, with strategic succession...

Posted 4 months ago

Taranaki Market Insight - Industrial (August 2019)

Rental rates within the industrial market have shown moderate increases, particularly for modern accommodation, while ol...

Posted 4 months ago

Taranaki Market Insight - Commercial Office (August 2019)

The range for rental rates achieved across modern and older accommodation has broadened. The market has shown some impro...

Posted 4 months ago

Taranaki Market Insight - Retail (August 2019)

Retail activity in New Plymouth continues to remain tight, proving challenging for some as a result of limited rental gr...

Posted 4 months ago

Auckland Market Insight (North Shore) - Industrial - July 2019

The market has remained stable with vacancy levels remaining similar to 2018. Rental rates are slowly increasing, while ...

Posted 4 months ago

Auckland Market Insight (Rosebank Rd / West Auckland) - Industrial - July 2019

Overall, the market has seen some improvement over the last 12 months with moderate growth in rentals, vacancy rates rem...

Posted 4 months ago

Auckland Market Insight (Penrose / Mt Wellington) - Industrial - July 2019

This area continues to have the lowest vacancy rates amongst all Auckland industrial locations. Overall, this market has...

Posted 4 months ago

Auckland Market Insight (East Tamaki / Manukau / Wiri) - Industrial - July 2019

Vacancy has remained relatively static with rental rates showing moderate levels of increase. High demand and a scarcity...

Posted 4 months ago

Auckland Market Insight (Airport Corridor) - Industrial - July 2019

This market has generally remained stable, with vacancy decreasing marginally since 2018 and rental rates slowly increas...

Posted 4 months ago

Auckland Market Insight - Commercial Office (July 2019)

The Auckland market continues to show firm occupier demand, and new-build or refurbishment supply has increased in the c...

Posted 4 months ago

Auckland Market Insight - Retail (July 2019)

The retail sector has been stable to improving with a reduced overall vacancy rate. Tenant demand continues to consolida...

Posted 4 months ago

Building measurement restrictions

How building measurements affect your rentable space What measurements are important to the value of your commercial ren...

Posted 5 months ago

Christchurch Market Insight - Industrial (July 2019)

Significant new development has occurred city wide. Tenant demand has softened, albeit has been moderate over the last 1...

Posted 5 months ago

Christchurch Market Insight - Commercial Office (July 2019)

New development in the CBD has slowed. Inducements are prevalent, although net effective rental levels have plateaued ov...

Posted 5 months ago

Christchurch Market Insight - Retail (July 2019)

Significant redevelopment has occurred in the CBD and foot traffic has increased markedly as developments are completed....

Posted 5 months ago

Impact of a Heritage New Zealand classification

Investing in a heritage building? What residential property buyers need to be aware of when buying or selling a heritage...

Posted 6 months ago

Whangarei Market Insight - Industrial (June 2019)

The industrial market continues to be the strongest performing asset class in Northland. Both rental rates and yields ha...

Posted 6 months ago

Whangarei Market Insight - Commercial Office (June 2019)

The Northland commercial office market is clearly segregated into different quality sectors.  Prime space remains relati...

Posted 6 months ago

Whangarei Market Insight - Retail (June 2019)

The Northland prime retail market has shown volatility over the past six months. Secondary properties will likely contin...

Posted 6 months ago

Rotorua Market Insight - Industrial (June 2019)

The industrial market is currently extremely buoyant in Rotorua. Vacancy levels are at an all time low and development l...

Posted 6 months ago

Rotorua Market Insight - Commercial Office (June 2019)

The Rotorua commercial office market is in two distinct tiers. Good quality prime new space is sought after and rental r...

Posted 6 months ago

Rotorua Market Insight - Retail (June 2019)

After a period of improvement, the Rotorua CBD retail leasing market has slowed in recent months and vacancy rates appea...

Posted 6 months ago

Economic Overview - March 2019 Quarter

New Zealand has continued its sustained period of economic growth that began back in 2010. New Zealand’s economy grew in...

Posted 7 months ago

No capital gains tax: what this means for rural property investors

We explore the pros and cons of a CGT-free future On April 17, the Government announced it will not go through with its ...

Posted 7 months ago

The latest trends in commercial insurance premiums

What impact do insurance increases have on your commercial property? Over recent years, New Zealand’s risk factor has in...

Posted 8 months ago

Healthy Homes Standards and the changes to rental regulations

What this means for residential investment properties and flats Last month, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil ...

Posted 9 months ago

Rotorua CBD Vacancy Survey 2018 - Part 2

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Posted 10 months ago

Rotorua CBD Vacancy Survey 2018 - Part 1

Read more about 'Rotorua CBD Vacancy Survey 2018 - Part 1'...

Posted 10 months ago

Is the traditional NZ dairy farm commercially sustainable?

It’s a question those in the dairy farming industry have been asking, is traditional New Zealand dairy farming still a v...

Posted 10 months ago

ECE Investment

Should you invest in Early Childhood Education Centres? The early childhood education sector in New Zealand has experien...

Posted 12 months ago

Christmas Wishes

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Posted 12 months ago

Infill housing: how it affects your property value

Are you up to speed with what’s affecting your residential property value? As many cities and towns across New Zealand e...

Posted 1 year ago

The latest issues facing the dairy industry: Mycoplasma bovis

Anything that presents a risk to our dairy industry should be taken very seriously. Our dairy industry plays a vital par...

Posted 1 year ago

Industrial Vacancy Survey 2018

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Posted 1 year ago

Types of land use: what are your options?

How to change land use and what you should know about land use consent Have you thought about changing what you use your...

Posted 1 year ago

National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management

The National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management (Freshwater NPS) is something that’s a hot topic in New Zealand’...

Posted 1 year ago

Napier CBD Occupancy Survey

Read more about 'Napier CBD Occupancy Survey'...

Posted 1 year ago

Rate Increases: How they affect your commercial property

If you’re looking to purchase a commercial property, or already own one, it’s important to know how property rates incre...

Posted 1 year ago

House & Property Valuation FAQs

Why should I get a professional property valuation? A property valuation is a vital tool if you are buying or selling a ...

Posted 2 years ago

Asbestos: how it affects your property value

Understanding your responsibilities Asbestos was once known as a super strong building material with good insulating pro...

Posted 2 years ago

What's in a Residential Property Valuation Report?

Find out how important the valuer’s role is when it comes to your property The first step to understanding what is in a ...

Posted 2 years ago

Residential Property Investment: What You Need to Know

Are you thinking about buying an investment property in New Zealand? Residential property investment, if done well, can ...

Posted 2 years ago

Wairoa Region Economic Update April 2018

Kia ora all. It seems to have been a busy past month with Easter coming and going, the weather being fairly rough at tim...

Posted 2 years ago

Gisborne office on the move

We have moved!– We are excited to announce our Gisborne office has moved to a new location in downtown Gisborne.  Our ol...

Posted 2 years ago

Hawkes Bay/ East Coast Residential market update February 2018

Tēnā koutou katoa.  My family and I spent time back home at Huramua over the summer break and part of our time was spent...

Posted 2 years ago

Lowest Industrial Vacancy Rate in Napier for over 20 Years

Napier industrial areas are currently experiencing the lowest vacancy rate since 1995 of 6.0% down from earlier highs in...

Posted 2 years ago

Rotorua CBD Survey 2017 - Part 1

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Posted 2 years ago

Rotorua CBD Survey 2017 - Part 2

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Posted 2 years ago

Increases in median values

There has been a lot of recent debate around the percentage increase in values in the Napier residential market from Sep...

Posted 2 years ago

Rotorua Industrial Vacancy Survey 2017

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Posted 2 years ago

October Hawkes Bay

The Hawkes Bay residential market continues to see strong price increases relative to a year ago with still reasonably g...

Posted 2 years ago

Rateable values for residential property valuation

The Rateable Value or RV of your home is set by your local council for the purpose of calculating how much to charge you...

Posted 2 years ago

House insurance definitions – reinstatement, replication and replacement

When insuring your house it is important that you understand the different definitions for house insurance cover and how...

Posted 2 years ago

House Valuation – how much cover do I need to insure my home?

House insurance in New Zealand is largely based on a Total Sum Insured system, where you and your insurance company agre...

Posted 2 years ago

Changes in house insurance in New Zealand

House insurance in New Zealand underwent a significant change in 2013, following the Christchurch earthquakes. The indus...

Posted 2 years ago

Hawkes Bay Building Inspector

We would like to update you with a recent development we have had here at TelferYoung (Hawkes Bay) Limited. We are now.....

Posted 2 years ago

Hawkes Bay Property Market Update June 2017

The Hawkes Bay residential market remains active with median price levels showing solid increases however with a slight ...

Posted 2 years ago

Hawkes Bay Region Market Commentary April 2017

The Hawkes Bay residential market remains active with median price levels showing solid increases however with a slight ...

Posted 3 years ago

Hawkes Bay Rural update summer 2016

Pastoral Market: The  Hawkes Bay pastoral market appears to be at a crossroads looking for some direction. There are cur...

Posted 3 years ago

Hawkes Bay Commercial Property Market

Activity in the Hawkes Bay commercial property market continues to be strong. A number of sales have recently been compl...

Posted 3 years ago

Pedestrian Count Hawkes Bay - 2015

In October 2015 the local branch of the Property Institute of New Zealand undertook the pedestrian count in Napier, Hast...

Posted 3 years ago

Wairoa Region Property Market Update- February 2017

Firstly, I’d like to make a couple of acknowledgements.  My family and I went along to Te Matatini to tautoko Te Rerenga...

Posted 3 years ago

Rotorua CBD Retail Occupancy Highest in Six Years

Latest figures show more retail businesses are being attracted to Rotorua’s central city, with vacancy rates down to the...

Posted 3 years ago

Congratulations Tania Bott

We at TelferYoung (Hawkes Bay) Limited would like to congratulate Tania Bott on passing her registration exam in Welling...

Posted 3 years ago

Christmas Message from us here at TelferYoung Rotorua

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Posted 3 years ago

Rotorua Industrial Vacancy Survey 2016

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Posted 3 years ago

Gisborne Rural update Summber 2016-17

Gisborne Pastoral The Gisborne pastoral market has been quite strong but influenced in part by a number of neighbour pur...

Posted 3 years ago

Media Release

'ROTORUA INDUSTRY IN CONFIDENT MOOD'    Business confidence in Rotorua’s industrial sector appears to be on the rise, wi...

Posted 3 years ago

FAQs Continued

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Posted 3 years ago

Invercargill Vacancy Survery July 2016

PRESS RELEASE - in the Invercargill Central Business District as at 1 July 2016 Note – Survey results are based on space...

Posted 3 years ago

New Office - TelferYoung (Southland)

INVERCARGILL September 1st 2016 TelferYoung Limited today announced the incorporation of ThayerTodd Valuations into the ...

Posted 3 years ago

Valuation FAQs

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Posted 3 years ago

Valuation Fact Sheet

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Posted 3 years ago

Demand Driven

Locally there have been several recent sales of commercial and industrial property. Many of them have showed passing yie...

Posted 3 years ago

Yield, Risk and Inflationary Tales

This edition’s article covers a few topics which will hopefully be of use to you. Within Tauranga we have seen a signifi...

Posted 3 years ago

More businesses embrace CBD

  The 2015 Rotorua Central Business District vacancy survey has shown a drop in the number of vacant office and retail b...

Posted 4 years ago

Rotorua CBD Vacancy Survey 2015

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Posted 4 years ago

The potential of the CBD

Following publication of the last Associated News I received comments from many people on my article ‘What is the future...

Posted 4 years ago

TelferYoung Has Moved

It is with great pleasure that we write to inform you that TelferYoung (Auckland) has moved office to more spacious and ...

Posted 4 years ago

Nelson Residential Property Market Update - September 2015

In this issue we visit the current topical issue of the housing market and provide our comments on metrics in the upper ...

Posted 4 years ago

Rotorua Te Arawa Lakes Programme Sewerage Reticulation Presentation

TelferYoung Rotorua organised a seminar on the 26 May 2015 to raise awareness of issues regarding protection of Lake wat...

Posted 5 years ago

Rotorua Central Business District Vacancy Survey December 2014

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Posted 5 years ago

Rotorua Central Business District Vacancy Survey December 2014

Read more about 'Rotorua Central Business District Vacancy Survey December 2014'...

Posted 5 years ago

What is the future of our CBD?

When I came to Tauranga in 1998 State Insurance occupied almost 1,200 m² of office space. By 2000 this had fallen to aro...

Posted 5 years ago

Rotorua Industrial Vacancy Survey September 2014

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Posted 5 years ago

Northland Blog

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