Significant increase in demand, following the announcement of new investor targeted LVRs, has led Resimac to make changes to its rules around investment lending.
Restrictions and pressure on residential property investors keeps growing and many investors are looking for possible solutions: commercial property is one such option.
Processing of Auckland consent applications has got a whole lot more complicated – thanks to the 100 plus appeals made on the Unitary Plan.
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Constructed in the 2000’s and made from quality materials.
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Extra water cost liability
“Usually our water bills are between $70-$120 per month. We had a toilet that was continuously running and I reported this to my landlord. I specified in my email that I was worried about this affecting water bills. It took over a month and some more emails until this was fixed. We have just received a bill for...”
Our expert Bernard Parker responds »
“Would it be a good move to get a 20% home loan and then, after three months or so, convert it to an investment property? What would be the advantages or disadvantages? Or would it be worthwhile waiting to save up for the 30% investment property in Auckland? This will be my first property purchase. I haven't purchased...”
Our expert Kris Pedersen responds »
Warning vs privacy
“A tenant left my property owing $4000 in unpaid rent and damages. That tenant has now found a new property and I have found out the address. How can I find out the name of the new landlord, so that I can warn them about this tenant? ...”
Our expert Allan Galloway responds »
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