New Zealand house price data for September, m/m fall, y/y rise

Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) data House prices in September 2021 (sa median) -7.4% m/m +15.2% y/y  The New Zealand government has ordered the Reserve Bank of New Zealand to take house prices into account in policy. We've seen some macroprudential measures from NZ. The m/m drop may have more to do with lockdowns in the country's largest city of Auckland. Indeed, that's what REINZ is citing: Lockdown curtails Auckland activity Invest in yourself. See our forex education hub.

New Zealand house price data for September, m/m fall, y/y rise

Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) data

House prices in September 2021 (sa median)

  • -7.4% m/m
  • +15.2% y/y 

The New Zealand government has ordered the Reserve Bank of New Zealand to take house prices into account in policy. We've seen some macroprudential measures from NZ. The m/m drop may have more to do with lockdowns in the country's largest city of Auckland. Indeed, that's what REINZ is citing: Lockdown curtails Auckland activity

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