New Zealand inflation slowed less than economists forecast in the third quarter, prompting the local dollar to jump.
The Reserve Bank has said it still expects to cut interest rates to a fresh record low to revive inflation.
Finance minister Bill English said an emerging debate about how to end massive monetary easing will help the economy.
New Zealand's sizzling economy has prompted Goldman Sachs to go out on a limb and call an end to the country's easing cycle.
New Zealand’s central bank doesn’t expect that zero interest rates will be required to combat low inflation, assistant governor John McDermott said.
The Property Institute boss has expressed support with the decision of a political party to remove restrictions on mortgage lending
A second real estate agency has joined the call for exempting first home buyers from the 20% deposit requirement
The easing in sales volumes mirrors the situation in the national residential market, says REINZ