News from Otago

Otago Market Insight - Industrial (May 2019)

New-builds are now in previously marginal areas following additional land development and re-formation. Older stock with...

Posted 23 days ago

Otago Market Insight - Commercial Office (May 2019)

Uptake is improving in retro-fitted buildings, with increasing rent levels in modernised space. New purpose-built office...

Posted 23 days ago

Otago Market Insight - Retail (May 2019)

Prime retail rents have plateaued and demand is more limited. There may be some pressure in bulk retail areas with displ...

Posted 23 days ago

Otago Market Insight - Retail (August 2018)

There is limited prime retail demand and notable vacancy, with good investment interest in prime retail, but no stock.  ...

Posted 9 months ago

Otago Market Insight - Industrial (August 2018)

There is limited supply for prime industrial for both sale and leasing, and oversupply for older stock, with very little...

Posted 9 months ago

Otago Market Insight - Commercial Office (August 2018)

The Dunedin commercial office market is improving, with moderate underlying demand generally, but limited stock availabl...

Posted 10 months 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