Monthly Archives: January 2011

UNDERSTANDING THE MEDIAN

A number of people have voiced their concern that prices in Hamilton were tumbling after reading media commentary that the 2010 December median price fell 8.4% below that of the December 2009 median. We thought it important to clarify firstly what the median price is and to give a broader picture on its trend. Firstly [...]

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Real Estate Marketing Trends

The Hamilton market has started the year with much better enquiry than the same period last year. There are also some particularly evident trends emerging in the process that buyers are using to find property. These changes are particularly important for sellers to understand to give themselves the best possible opportunity to market their home [...]

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December Sales Report

Strong sales volumes in the final month of the year herald a change in market direction. The number of houses sold in December rose for the second consecutive month. The December tally of 175 house sales was 16% higher than the average number of properties sold per month for the previous 11 months. Market volume [...]

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