House prices are being picked to continue to rise for the
year and flagging sales numbers get a boost, before hitting a
''pervasive slowdown'' in 2015, according to Westpac
economist Dominick Stephens.
Confidence in the Wakatipu's real estate sector as a
lifestyle and holiday home destination will be tested when
Bayleys Queenstown auctions 20 homes, apartments and bare
section plots in "The Big Call" on May 3.