Thursday, 13 October 2016 11:01

When it comes time to hang up the gumboots

With the average age of New Zealand farmers pushing 60, and land values on a steady increase, it’s no surprise succession planning is currently top-of-mind for the agricultural industry.

Published in General News

Interest in dairy sheep is slowly but surely rising in New Zealand, claims real estate company Bayleys.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 10:15

Dairy farm prices up

The median price for dairy farms per hectare has risen 50% over the past 12 months, says the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ).

Published in General News
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 13:55

Kiwifruit orchard values soar

Orchard values are going through the roof compared even with pre-Psa levels, says Zespri chief operating officer Simon Limmer.

Published in Agribusiness
Friday, 18 March 2016 06:55

Mt Cook Station stays in Kiwi hands

Mount Cook Station has been sold to a local couple who intend to farm it themselves.

Published in General News
Sunday, 28 February 2016 09:55

Crunch time looms for sales decisions

The next couple of months could be a telling time for decisions on dairy farm sales, says Real Estate Institute of NZ rural spokesman Brian Peacocke.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 14:44

Farm values will hold

A drop in the primary produce commodity price index will scarcely affect land prices, says the real estate industry.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 21 November 2014 00:00

Dairy farm prices up 34.4%

THE REAL Estate Institute of New Zealand's dairy farm price index is up 34.4% year on year, figures released for the three months ending October show.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 May 2014 09:17

Farm prices lift in April

THE MEDIAN FARM price per hectare rose 10% from March to April to $24,574, says the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand.

Published in General News

A 202ha, FLAT, dry-stock farm, described as one of the most admired in the Wairarapa, sold under the hammer last week at $5.61 million, well in excess of its $4.8 million 2011 government valuation.

Published in General News
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