Palmerston North City is consistently ranked among the most affordable cities in New Zealand to live in, and between itself and the surrounding towns of Feilding and Ashhurst, makes the Manawatu Region a warm and welcoming place to live, work and study.
Buying a Home
Palmerston North City and Manawatu is the perfect location for settling down, thanks to the range and availability of high quality homes at very affordable prices.
Palmerston North City has a long-term trend as one of the most affordable cities in New Zealand, with the median house price for Palmerston North City at $328,900 quarter end September 2016, compared to the national median of $390,000.
There are a variety of housing options available within the city and wider region, from city apartments to suburban homes to farms and lifestyle blocks, satisfying all the differing tastes of our diverse community.
Median House Prices
Renting a Home
Palmerston North City and Manawatu have a range of rental properties to suit various budgets and living requirements. Average rental prices can vary depending on suburb location and facilities in the area.
Rental Companies – There are a number of property brokers and real estate companies who can help you find a beautiful rental property to call your own.
- 100% Rentals Ltd
- First National
- LJ Hookers
- Professionals Unique Realty
- Property Brokers
- Ray White Palmerston North
- Ray White Feilding
- Watson Real Estate Ltd
- City Council Housing