New Zealand Property Market Insights

What to do before selling your house

Nathan Najib, your local real estate agent in Selwyn & Christchurch shares tips to maximise the sale price of your home. Free property appraisal in Christchurch. How to sell your house in Christchurch with Najib Real Estate with these selling guides.

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NZ Recession: Impact on the New Zealand Property Market

What is a Recession and what it means for the property market in NZ?

Get insights on how to navigate during a recession and when will recession end in New Zealand. Christchurch Property Insights

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Najib Partners With Selwyn Sports Trust - Press Release

As the Managing Director of Najib Real Estate, I'm proud to announce our sponsorship of the Selwyn Sports Trust's iBike program, launched in March 2023. Our commitment reflects our belief in supporting initiatives that directly benefit our community.

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Christchurch Real Estate Predictions: Winter Is On Its Way

This article explores the full blueprint to make successful predictions on when to buy & sell in the Christchurch Real Estate Market and how the property market in New Zealand works. Nathan Najib gives you the blueprint too analysing the real estate market.

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Avoid These 5 Real Estate Agency Tactics: How to Choose Your Agent Wisely

Read the common tactics used by real estate agencies and tips on how to navigate these tactics effectively. In this blog we help you on how to choose the right real estate agent to help sell or buy a home in Christchurch. Learn importance of a good real estate agent

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Jan 24 Update: 5 Trends That Will Slow The Christchurch Property Market

January 2024 marked the beginning of the year with notable developments in the Christchurch Property Market. Nationally, there was a 10% year-on-year increase in house listings, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) introduced new restrictions and the inflation rate reached its lowest point since the start of 2021.

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Luxury Real Estate Volatility

The luxury real estate sector is perhaps the sector of the real estate market that is most subject to change. It is also often the first to feel the pinch when the economy turns.

The Townhouse Trap: The Pros & Cons Of Buying A Townhouse in Christchurch

This article aims to provide an overview of the pros and cons of buying a townhouse in Christchurch. It will discuss the advantages, such as convenience, proximity to town, and low maintenance, as well as the disadvantages, such as limited capital growth and the potential impact of market downturns.

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2024 NZ House Prices: Predictions & Insights

In this article, we will cover a range of topics related to the direction of NZ house prices in 2024. We will provide valuable insights and advice to help you navigate the current market and make informed decisions. Whether you are considering selling your property or simply want to stay informed about the New Zealand and Christchurch real estate market, this article is designed to provide you with the information you need.

By Nathan Najib

Selling Your Christchurch Home: Is Now The Right Time?

Planning to sell your Christchurch home but not sure if it's the right moment? In this article, Nathan Najib explains what's happening in the Christchurch property market and why now could be a good time to sell, as prices might drop a further 15-20%. Nathan Najib also shares tips for making smart property decisions and highlights the disparity between house prices and household income, indicating the necessity for a market correction.

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Market update - August 2023

In the August episode of the Insights Lounge with Nathan Najib, we delve into discussions about the anticipated Real Estate trends in the next 6-12 months concerning interest rates and unemployment. We explore their impacts on various aspects, including the housing market, the exodus of landlords, dwindling savings among kiwis, and the notable statistic that a significant 92% of kiwis are currently sitting on interest rates below 6%

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We answer your questions

With the news that New Zealand is officially in a recession, Nathan answers from Frequently Asked Questions about the market, finding an agent and how best to sell your home. Frequently Asked Questions Real estate New Zealand

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