Things look­ing bet­ter this year

Manawatu Standard - Property Weekly - - Front Page -

move south? Of course they should, sug­gests Stu­art, they can pur­chase an equiv­a­lent home and have funds over to en­joy this won­der­ful part of the world.

‘‘Baby boomers are still gen­er­ally fit and ac­tive. They may be at­tracted to tak­ing off in a camper van or trav­el­ling over­seas, but they’re in­clined to re­tain their in­vest­ment and just en­joy a no­madic life­style in short bursts.’’

That sug­gests we may find peo­ple down­siz­ing and re­lo­cat­ing.

Those that do choose to sell up in Auck­land and move to Manawatu would find ex­cel­lent buy­ing and a life­style to match.

‘‘Rush hour traf­fic here is what, 15 min­utes? Look at the spare time we have com­pared to those living and work­ing in Auck­land.’’

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