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14 Golden Rules for selling your home
14 Golden Rules for selling your home

Is now a good time to buy a house in Whanganui?

It's been quite a difficult time for people looking to buy a house for sale in Wanganui over the last few years given that house prices have risen so dramatically. Properties for sale in Wanganui have certainly been in such short supply. People searching online for Wanganui real estate for sale will be pleasantly surprised because the real estate market is now a little bit calmer than previously. There are now far more properties for sale in Wanganui than there have been for quite some time. But good real estate in Wanganui is still being snapped up fast. This is partly a seasonal variation now that the season has changed, but overall buyers should start to hear some good news about home prices in Whanganui.


Property for sale in Whanganui has become sought after because property in the major centres like Auckland and Wellington have simply become unaffordable and people are also looking for a better lifestyle, which Whanganui/Wanganui offers. Similarly, the same could be said for finding houses for sale in Marton, Bulls or Waverley which are close by.


A really good reason that it may be a good time to buy a house in Whanganui right now is that the real estate market has continued to perform strongly throughout the last decade. You can feel safe knowing there is not going to be a crash any time soon. This seems to be a trend with no signs of stopping. Another good reason is the relatively low cost associated with investing in real estate in Wanganui as investment property yields are generally much higher here than the major centres. You can often buy multiple units and have them for the same price as a house in some instances. If you were making a property investment, there is always land for sale in Wanganui but you would need to find a developer or a builder to build, which is always an option. This presents an opportunity for you to invest in your future, create wealth for your family and give them a lifestyle they will enjoy.


There are also many local Wanganui real estate agents that can help you along your journey and reach your goal. The two major players in the Wanganui real estate market are Property Brokers Whanganui and Bayleys Real Estate Wanganui. But there are certainly other boutique Wanganui real estate agents like Property Brokers Marton, Ray White Wanganui, Harcourts Whanganui, LJ Hooker Whanganui, Arizto Real Estate Whanganui, Tall Poppy Real Estate Whanganui, Inspire Property Wanganui, Ross Watson Real Estate (The Watsons), Watson Real Estate (Feilding), PGG Wrightson Real Estate, Team Lewis Innovation Real Estate, NZ Real Estate (NZR), First National Real Estate, Century 21 Real Estate. Bayleys Wanganui and Property Brokers Wanganui also have specialist rural property specialists. Some specialise in lifestyle properties for sale in Wanganui and most of them seem to have sections for sale and bigger blocks of land for sale in various sizes. And not to be forgotten, but there are certainly private house sales in Wanganui and you can find a number of these by doing a search on this website or look through our real estate magazine that highlights all properties for sale in Wanganui, Waverley, Marton & Bulls in all prices ranges.


So, if you are searching for homes for sale in Wanganui and looking to buy your dream home then you have come to the right place. With that in mind, is now a good time to buy a house in Whanganui, Waverley, Marton or Bulls? We think so!