China NZ property searches boom in March

  • Chinese buyers’ interest in New Zealand properties rose dramatically last month and Auckland is by far the most popular city.

Sam Yin, chief executive of real estate portal Hougarden.com, said traffic was up 22 per cent last month, following a 13.7 per cent increase in February.

New Zealand remained extremely popular with Chinese property browsers who are mainly from Beijing and mostly browsing Auckland residential properties, the data showed.

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The Auckland city suburbs have the most popular hunting grounds. Photo / Getty Images