June 19, 2018
Calling all decorators and renovators! If you've done a fab job of renovation and decorating a property in the last year, then get your entry in to the NZPIF/Resene Renovation of the Year 2018.
The lucky winner will receive a cash prize of $1,500, a framed certificate a...
January 18, 2018
While 67% of New Zealanders own pets, just 13% to 14% of landlords allow tenants in their rental properties to own pets.
December 8, 2017
Depreciation is a word that strikes both joy and dismay into the hearts of investment property buyers and sellers. Not anymore...
December 6, 2017
One fifth of Christchurch's visitor books are now made through Air BNB - is regulation coming?
November 24, 2017
A warning to check properties has been issued to all landlords who own more than 600,000 residences throughout New Zealand.
November 14, 2017
A government unit investigating complaints against landlords has been accused of being toothless after 600 probes resulted in just five landlords being fined.
October 31, 2017
Labour is sticking to its guns on demand-side housing policy, with plans to end negative gearing and extend the bright line test making it through the coalition negotiations.
This is expected within its first 100-days in Government.
Read the full story here.
October 12, 2017
Property investing and every day landlording is very different from what it portrayed in the media.
September 15, 2017
A group of landlords has decried Labour's rent plan, saying they would push up rents if changes come into force after this month's election.
September 4, 2017
Labour is promising to strengthen the rights of renters by limiting rent rises to once a year and increasing landlords' notice periods to 90 days. Plus more.
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January 8, 2018
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December 13, 2017
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