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  • Facts About Real Estate Agents

    I found the first fact interesting, personally. I have worked in the property industry for 37 years, which makes me one of the longest serving real estate people in the Manawatu, and yet I am still younger than the average age for Real Estate Agents in New Zealand (just!). I can not claim this when Salespeople are included in the ...

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    Does Advertising Work?

    Yes, of course it does.Different people respond to different forms of marketing, and so I consider that a smorgasbord approach is best.We have marketing packages starting with no cost at all to the seller.A modest investment in marketing usually results in a better final outcome though.We use the local Feilding Herald/Rangitikei Mail newspaper that most locals read, Property Weekly - ...

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    Volume Good Median Price Down

    Feilding had 36 house sales in May, which is the 4th month in a row with quite good volume – 36, 37, 28 & 30. The 3 previous months were at 18, 22 & 25. The increased sales volume is healthy for Feilding. After 3 months with the median sale price between $282,500 and $285,000, the median has dropped in May ...

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    Middle of Market Performing Best

    Using the REINZ statistics for sales of residential houses and units for the last 3 months in Feilding, we can see that based on value movement above or below the 2013 Rating Values, that the middle section of the market is performing best. Sale Price % less than RV % at RV % above RV Under $200,000 65 4 31 $200 - 249,000 40 4 56 $250 - 299,000 31 0 69 $300 - 349,000 17 0 83 $350 - 399,000 29 0 71 $400 ...

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    Most Important Issue For Feilding

    Imminent new earthquake prone building legislation will give 20 years, in high risk areas such as Manawatu, for building owners to strengthen or demolish their commercial buildings, if they are below 34% of NBS (new building standard). This will be a huge challenge for many Feilding building owners, and it is a huge challenge for our business community. Many of ...

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    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 Palmerston North Median Rental Prices: September 2019 - February 2020 Kens' 37th year in Real Estate Watson Real Estate expands to Whanganui market Will Jeff Bezos (Amazon) solve the NZ housing crisis? Here's the plan! Market is still hot coming into 2020 Feilding Real Estate Market Snapshot - January 2020

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    Bob Weaver Greg Watson Ken Watson Watson Real Estate