US house type A, B, C etc 

NZ equivalent areas for US type A, B or C homes price_comparison.jpg


We often refer to US houses or properties as Type 'A', 'B', 'C' etc, and have therefore
prepared the following table so Investors can get a feel for the type of areas we are talking about in NZ terms. Please note, these classifications do not necessarily describe the type of construction or age of the buildings, but more the general feeling of the area and the type of families based on income in these locations.



USA Type A -

US income $200K +

USA Type B - 

US income $75-150K +

USA Type C + or -

US income $50K +


Remuera, Herne Bay, Parnell

Botany, Greenlane, Mt Roskill

Mt Wellington, Henderson, Mangere

 Oriental Bay, Mt Victoria, Kelburn

 Island Bay, Brooklyn, Karori  Kingston, Northland, Kilbirnie
Christchurch  Fendalton, Merivale, Redcliffs

 Avondale, Avonhead, Burwood

 Hallswell, Hoon Hay, Hillmorton
Dunedin  Dunedin Central, East Tieri, Maori Hill

 St Clair, Glen Ross, Waikouati

 Waverley, Mornington, Roslyn
Invercargill  Myross Bush, Invercargill Central, Otatara

 Newfield, Hargest, Kingswell

 Richmond, Appleby, Strathern