21 per cent of Kiwi’s believed their “own home” was the best investment up from 14 per cent at the end of last year.The analysis was based on 782 online interviews with adults 18 years or older throughout New Zealand during the second quarter of this year.
Jonathan Beale, general manager of wealth at the ASB, said the popularity of housing seemed to be driven by the current property price boom.But he said thinking of your own home as an investment was not a great idea.
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