TITLE

Kiwi Dream More Affordable

PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Chartered Accountants Journal;Mar2002, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the AMP Banking Home Affordability Survey has reported a three-year high in home affordability in New Zealand. Reductions in interest rates; Median dwelling price; Regions that are considered most affordable.
ACCESSION #
12212431

 

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