Investors should snap up properties around the newly-announced special housing areas, one property commentator says.
The usual surge in new home listings on to the market in August is noticeably weaker this year, Realestate.co.nz says.
Turnover continued to drop in August, the latest Real Estate Institute statistics reveal.
Prices are low here, rents are creeping up, and being in such close proximity to the fast growing Pokeno area there is potential for growth in the near future. Rental Status of $270 p/w (including water),...
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“We have one mortgage that is split in two. One part is for the home we live in and the other part is for our rental. Our rental is under a partnership structure and we have just completed our first tax return. Our rental has increased $43,000 in the last year and the bank are happy to bring this equity across to reduce...”
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“Hi, I have paid two weeks advance for a house rental and was supposed to move in. But about two days before the move in, I have cancelled it. The agreement was not signed and the contract was not discussed formally, with just a two-week notice expected from either party. Also it was supposed to be a weekly rental. How much...”
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“If the water tank begins to crack and empties then who is responsible to fix and refill the tank? ...”
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