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Living in Wellington

New Zealand’s capital city abounds with culture and the arts and interestingly, is said to have more bars and restaurants per capita than NYC. Wellington continually rates highly in global quality of life surveys and while compact, it has a big personality. Depending on your desired lifestyle, the city offers families, professionals and retirees some fantastic Wellington property to buy or rent. Whether you’re thinking about purchasing a house for sale in Wellington or are curious about Wellington house prices, this guide has everything you need to know. 

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Wellington City 

Wellington City’s residents live happily wedged between vibrant bays and beaches and the tree-covered hills, while enjoying the thriving dining and creative scenes. The trendy city suburbs are desirable for those wanting to rent or buy a house in Wellington’s central hub. Browse homes for sale in: 

  • Oriental Bay 
  • Karori 
  • Kelburn 
  • Roseneath 
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Lower Hutt

A haven of parks, reserves and bush-clad hills, you are never too far from the lush wilderness in Lower Hutt. For those wanting to buy a home in Lower Hutt, choose from stunning heritage residences, family-friendly homes and modern townhouses. Explore new listings and property for sale in Wellington suburbs including: 

  • Woburn  
  • Boulcott 
  • Silverstream
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Kapiti Coast   

Enjoy a laid back atmosphere with big city convenience on the Kapiti Coast. If you’re looking to buy property on the Kapiti Coast, choose from vintage baches, astonishing modernist residences and homes at varying price points. Visit an open home to explore properties for sale in Wellington suburbs including:  

  • Raumati 
  • Paraparaumu 
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The New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty team is skilled at navigating the complex negotiation process of buying or selling. If you're ready to buy property in Wellington Central, contact any of our Wellington Central real estate offices.