Tony Alexander

Economic Commentaries

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First Home Buyers Absent

Monday December 16th 2013

Our December survey of licensed real estate agents throughout New Zealand has found a continuing disappearance of first home buyers from the market following the introduction of LVR rules. A net 77% of the 587 responding agents report seeing fewer first home buyers, a result statistically unchanged from November’s net 78%.