House values rise slightly in Porirua
The average value of a house in Porirua is $379,000, up 0.3 per cent over the past 12 months.
The figure has risen 2.3 per cent in the past three months.
It still reflects an overall 0.7 per cent decrease from the property market peak in 2007.
According to figures released by Quotable Value, the nationwide average went from $ 466,022 in December 2013 to $ 488,674 in December 2014. Nationally, values are 17.9 per cent higher than 2007.
There had been a surge since the election, a spokeswoman said.