Auckland house sales fall in June, listings dry up, Barfoot says

Wed, 02 Jul 2014

By Paul McBeth July 3 (BusinessDesk) - Auckland house sales fell in June, with listings at a five-month low, as the property market enters the traditionally slower winter period, according to realtor Barfoot & Thompson. The number of sales fell to 1,037 in June from 1,059 a year earlier, and were down from 1,109 in May. The average sale price rose 1.6 percent to $714,054 in June, and was up from $649,945 a year earlier. Auckland's biggest realtor had 3,274 properties listed at the end of June, the lowest number in five months, though u...

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