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.
January 11, 2018
Many private landlords are bailing out of the rental market because they are worried about the new government's housing policies, say property experts.
January 8, 2018
Home loan rates will likely rise a bit in 2018 but are not expected to take a big jump up, experts believe.
December 13, 2017
The recent passing of the Healthy Homes Bill into law means that minimum standards and WoFs for rental properties are flavour of the month.
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?
December 1, 2017
The Reserve Bank is to ease the lending restrictions on home buyers and property investors from January.
The Healthy Homes Bill has passed into law requirements for minimum standards of heating and insulation. Landlords now wait for more detail.
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 18, 2017
There's been an almost 40 per cent drop in the amount property investors are borrowing since tighter lending restrictions were introduced.
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