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Has New Zealand’s Ban on Foreigners Buying Houses Worked?

September 3, 2019

Ed KennedyMelbourne   The election of the Ardern government in 2017 brought with it the promise of greater restrictions on foreign property buyers in New Zealand. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pursued the new policy with an aspiration to make homeownership more affordable to Kiwis after many years of soaring...