Whangarei First Home Buyers Guide


What is the cost of houses in Whangarei?

goodGround staff wanted to present first home buyers with some current statistical data regarding the median residential prices for properties in Whangarei suburbs and the amount of a deposit that you would require to purchase a property in those suburbs.

We have based our figures on a 20% deposit. This guide provides an overview of the central Whangarei district which is where many first home buyers in the region will begin their search. The suburbs included are:

Kamo, Tikipunga, Whau Valley, Otangarei, Kensington, Regent, Woodhill, Riverside, Parahaki, Avenues, Horahora, Morningside, Maunu, Raumanga, Onerahi

If your current goal is to get into your first home, this guide will assist you in understanding what has been occurring in the market and will show you what areas best suit your budget. This information can also help you establish if your desired locality doesn’t quite meet your budget. This will mean its a good time to revisit your budget and come up with some strategies to make your first home ideals a reality.

The figures below have been obtained from the QV website. The information contained below covers the period from 1st June 2016 – 31st August 2016. You can access this information yourself by visiting https://www.qv.co.nz/property-trends/residential-sales-prices

There you will be able to select different search criteria and view other suburbs outside of Whangarei District if city living is not what you had in mind.

 What is the best suburb in Whangarei?

If you want detailed advice on what might be the best suburb for you and your family, call in to our Whangarei Office and have a chat.

101 Cameron St, Whangarei or phone 09 283 9674