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Low Maintenance Home. Current Gross Yield of 7.7% with Potential of 8%. Good sized section. Close to primary school, public transport & shopping centre.
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“I live overseas and own seven rental properties in New Zealand. Last year I approached the ASB to lend me some money for another rental property purchase, but I was declined in case of tenant default (even though I have sufficient additional income to make repayments). I note your advice about not having all your eggs in...”
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