Another three OCR cuts are on the way, thanks to darkening economic clouds, according to one of the major banks.
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Auckland homes are now 56% less affordable than anywhere else in New Zealand – and the trend looks set to continue.
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“Our tenant took us to the Tenancy Tribunal to fix the element on the stove, a roof that she claimed was leaking after it had been fixed and failed to mention it to us. As ordered by the Tribunal, the electrician took a look at the element and due to the age of the unit he said we would be better off to replace it. The original...”
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