Property sales up in Timaru as North Islanders eye move south
Property sales in Timaru during December almost doubled those of 2019, with North Island buyers looking to make the move south.
Latest Real Estate Institute of New Zealand figures show 76 properties were sold in Timaru in December 2020 compared to 42 in December 2019 and 43 in December 2018.
December followed a very strong sales month in November 2020 with 84 sales in Timaru.
There has been a noticeable increase in enquiries and sales from out of town buyers, especially from the North Island…