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  • Manawatu market still strong

    We are seeing no let up in the market for our area of New Zealand. A shortage of listings coming to the market and a substantial number of active buyers are continuing to keep the market buzzing along at present. Lower priced homes in particular are seeing a surge in buyer interest with first home buyers and investors to the fore. ...

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    New Suburb Market Reports

    We regularly update Market Reports for various suburbs in Palmerston North and Feilding as a whole. We have recently updated the suburbs of Milson, Hokowhitu and Roslyn in the city as well as Feilding. These reports have a significant amount of data in them and would be very valuable information for buyers or anyone living in these four areas. Therefore ...

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    Covid-19 Level 2

    We are now at level 2 of the Covid-19 pandemic and this sees a number of changes in the real estate market. Early indications are that there are plenty of buyers out there, but a few houses for sale. Therefore, if this continues then supply and demand will rule and house prices in the Manawatu will remain stable and could in ...

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    Real Estate Market During Lockdown

    As I write this newsletter, we are almost exactly half way through our initial four week lockdown. I have been sending real estate newsletters out for many many years, but I have never done this sitting at my dining room table as I am doing now. In the Manawatu region we have had a red hot market for several years now, ...

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    Kens' 37th year in Real Estate

    I am now in my 37th year of working in Real Estate in Palmerston North and of course I have seen many, many changes over the years. These days I am an active principal and property consultant who thoroughly enjoys imparting knowledge and experience to those looking to list or purchase a house. It is increasingly apparent that people only rarely ...

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    Market is still hot coming into 2020

    Well in to 2020 now and things have changed very little to recent years gone by. Houses and properties in general are flying off the shelf and obtaining selling prices that puts a big smile on our vendors faces. Potential purchasers are just as frustrated with the heat of the market as multiple offers on properties result in many people missing ...

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    Our Free Marketing Resources

    Our marketing team are doing a fantastic job producing e-books for information and knowledge to assist our many clients. Let me give you a run down here of all these booklets that are available on our website: • The Seven Most Costly Mistakes When Selling (and how to avoid them)• Open Home Checklist • 5 Steps to prepare your property for ...

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    The local Manawatu Market - a view from Ken Watson

    As we approach the last quarter of 2019 it is a good time to reflect upon the real estate market, both locally and nationally.  Let's start with the local Manawatu market as it has been throughout the year.  We have placed maximum marketing and minimum real effort into selling property this year. They are simply flying off the shelf so to speak, ...

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    Watson Integrity Marketing Results

    I can safely say that our marketing team are producing some outstanding material for our many clients. Over recent times they have produced booklets covering many aspects of Real Estate that will prove very beneficial to all concerned. These can be downloaded from the Watson Real Estate website at your convenience. As well as this, they have helped produce some exciting ...

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    Taking a holiday

    Do Real Estate Property Consultants need or deserve a holiday? After 35 plus years in the industry I can tell you that a holiday or just taking leave is essential. Successful consultants work extremely hard on behalf of their clients with no set working hours. Evenings and Sunday afternoon open homes are regularly on the calendar, so long hours are quite ...

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    New Market Report, get updated suburb information! Manawatu market still strong Feilding Real Estate Market Snapshot - May 2020 Palmerston North Real Estate Market Snapshot - May 2020 Palmerston North Median Rental Prices: December 2019 - May 2020 New Suburb Market Reports Feilding Real Estate Market Snapshot - April 2020 Palmerston North Real Estate Market Snapshot - April 2020 Palmerston North Median Rental Prices: November 2019 - April 2020 Covid-19 Level 2 Feilding Real Estate Market Snapshot - March 2020 Palmerston North Real Estate Market Snapshot - March 2020 Palmerston North Median Rental Prices: October 2019 - March 2020 Real Estate Market During Lockdown FREQUENTLY ASKED COVID-19 Questions (NZPIF) COvid 19 Level 4 Updates Handy resources for you to help with Covid-19 Covid 19 Level 2 Updates Feilding Real Estate Market Snapshot - February 2020 Palmerston North Real Estate Market Snapshot - February 2020

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    Bob Weaver Greg Watson Ken Watson Watson Real Estate