What types of properties are included?
Homes.co.nz includes all residential properties including houses, townhouses, lifestyle properties, apartments (owned via a unit title) and vacant land intended for residential use.
At the moment, we don't include lease hold, commercial or rural properties.
If you can't find what you are looking for please feel free to contact us for assistance.
What is total for sale properties?
The total number of properties that are currently for sale like yours. We include all current properties listed as for sale on homes.co.nz in the count, regardless of when they were listed. For example, you claim a 3 bed, 2 bath townhouse in ...
What are the various Council sales types?
According to Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 all sales transactions needs to be notified to the relevant Territorial Authority (Local Council) as these sales records form part of the next Rating Valuation assessment. Also note that the sale data ...
Are mortgagee sales included in the HomesEstimate calculations?
Yes. These transactions are still considered to be a reasonable estimate for the market value of properties in the area and will be included.
Are related-party transactions included in the HomesEstimates calculations?
No. The HomesEstimate is intended to provide an estimate of the price that a home would fetch if sold in a full-value, arms-length sale (e.g. the sale isn't for partial ownership of the property or between family members). This means that when ...
My apartment building is included in Homes.co.nz, but not my apartment
Your apartment may be owned via a company share lease arrangement, rather than a separate unit title. We rely on the local authority records for apartment properties and where a building is structured as a series of company leases for the individual ...