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Consented Hotel Site up for Grabs

One of Queenstown’s most talked about commercial sites is once again up for grabs. After obtaining resource consent for a 393 room hotel along with 12 retail tenancies in 2019, local developer...

11 Feb 2024

What Can We Expect in 2023?

It is always difficult to predict what is going to happen in the property market, let alone in a climate where there is so much global uncertainty. Couple this with the ongoing...

26 Jan 2024

$70m Sale Pending

In what would be Queenstown’s largest real estate deal for some time, a large slice of Homestead Bay, 163.46 hectares between Jack’s Point and Lakeside Estates, is under contract to an undisclosed...

22 Dec 2024

Ngai Tahu Delivers on Affordable Housing Promise

A virtually-complete three-level apartment block in central Queenstown incorporates some of the resort’s most affordable housing. The first building in Ngāi Tahu Property’s residential development, Te Pā Tāhuna, on the former Wakatipu...

19 Dec 2024

Average House Price Reaches $1.7m

The value of Queenstown homes remains stubbornly high as it bucks nation trends and sets a new record average valuation of almost $1.7 million. Quotable Value (QV) figures for the three months...

24 Sep 2024

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At IQ we are constantly monitoring the market and the key economic drivers that influence the lifestyle investment sector of our dynamic real estate environment.  To learn more about what all the news and insights above mean for your property get in touch.  We’d love to have a chat.