The level of job advertising in New Zealand was consistent
with ongoing modest employment growth and unemployment edging
below 5.5% by the end of the year, ANZ senior economist
Sharon Zollner said yesterday.
United States stocks rose following positive earnings results
after three days of brutal losses that sent the main
benchmarks to their lowest levels in months, Craigs
Investment Partners broker Chris Timms said.
Home affordability continued to deteriorate during the 12
months ended August but NZ Credit Union South chief executive
Tania Dickie says first-home buyers can still get into their
own property in Dunedin.