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Just a short stroll from all of Hamilton’s finest dining, transport, and shopping, a block of luxury apartments is soon to grace 220 Tristram Street as the Parkhaven development gets underway. Designed by Edward White Architects, there will be 11 different floor plans, 21 apartments and 2 commercial levels in total. James Walsh of Lodge Real Estate believes that this type of development will become increasingly popular as the Hamilton population continues to grow. “Hamilton has spread… Read more

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Lodge Real Estate’s managing director Jeremy O’Rourke is urging Hamilton’s first home buyers to make decisions early in 2017 before investors re-enter the market in force and prices rise. “The opportunity is excellent right now for first home buyers looking in the Hamilton market. There are fewer investors currently active, which are first home buyers’ main competition. With fewer active buyers in the under $500,000 price bracket that means prices will likely… Read more

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Check out our latest Hamilton Residential Property Market Report for January 2017. Read more

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Lodge Real Estate is pleased to announce the release of some exciting new balloons that will feature in the upcoming Balloons over Waikato event in Hamilton. Lodge is a proud sponsor of this event and is excited to introduce Robbie for Ronald McDonald House, the Resene In Love with Colour Lovebirds and The Alien Rocket! Robbie for Ronald McDonald House was built in Spain in 2012, inspired by a real life boy named Robbie. It measures 40 metres tall and weighs a whopping 454 kilograms! The Resene… Read more

Lodge Market Report - December 2016

Published on: 2017-01-23
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Check out this video with the latest number of dwellings sold, total value of sales, median sale price, number of properties available for sale in Hamilton, and much more. Read more

Section Acceleration

Published on: 2016-12-23
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Hamilton City Council and the Government have signed a Housing Accord today as a way to increase housing supply and improve housing affordability in Hamilton. Hamilton Mayor Andrew King says we’re being proactive by entering the agreement. “Even though we have developer ready land available, I believe we need a surplus of titled sections on the market. A recent shortage in titled sections has pushed prices to unacceptably high levels. An increase in supply will positively impact on… Read more

Property Market Report - November 2016

Published on: 2016-12-22
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Check out the latest market report for Hamilton by Jeremy O'Rourke (Director of Lodge Real Estate) Read more

David's View

Published on: 2016-12-15
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By David Kneebone I read with interest Jamie Strange's (Labour candidate for Hamilton East) letter to the Waikato Times Editor of 12 December. Jamie pointed out the difficulty first home buyers, today, had in entering the housing marketand raising the 20% deposit required. He opined that the government had not done enough to slow housing price growth. It’s never been easy to get on to the housing ladder. I’m not sure if Mr Strange is aware that house price inflation in the… Read more

Lodge Market Report - November 2016

Published on: 2016-12-13
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Check out this video with the latest number of dwellings sold, total value of sales, median sale price, number of properties available for sale in Hamilton, and much more. Read more

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As Hamilton’s median house price continues to rise, villages on the outskirts of the city are benefitting from a surge in active house hunters. Statistics released by the Real Estate Institute of NZ (REINZ) today show Hamilton’s median house price has jumped once again from $510,750 in September to $518,000 in October. However, the median in rural Waikato dipped from $380,000 in September to $375,000 in October keeping rural residential properties in an affordable range for many… Read more

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