Price growth expectations slump

Expectations of house price growth have cooled significantly in the January quarter, the latest ASB Housing Confidence Survey reveals.

Top 20 Super City hotspots

Coastal suburbs dominate Barfoot & Thompson’s latest list of Auckland’s top 20 hot growth spots, indicating a shift away from the traditional inner-city favourites.

The Gen Y approach to investing

Are you keen to build a career in property investing but don't have the funds?

Ranui - Calling all builders, architects and investors for this home and sleep out

$670,000 Vendors are on the move and want this sold so bring your offers forward. This large sprawling home of 170m2 is a must see for family home buyers, investors, architects and builders. Beautifully laid...
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Looking beyond the Airbnb glitter

Dramatically higher returns can flow from short term rental accommodation, but experts are warning investors...

Fraud charges for development project

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) announced today that charges against four people involved in an Auckland...

Regional stars' sales plummet

Declining sales activity and increasing housing stock are not just an Auckland story: the latest data...

Urban Development Authorities on the way

Faster urban development is needed to solve housing market pressures so the government will be establishing...

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Sell, invest or hold?
“We live in Hawkes Bay. Because of the hot property market at the moment we are looking at selling our rental property. It is freehold, valued at around $350,000 and returning $330 per week. We are both working and live in a rent free house on a farm. We are thinking we would like to buy a holiday home in Taupo and rent...”
Our expert Kris Pedersen responds »

Suspect damage claims
“I have a tenant who is vacating in a few weeks. They have now called and said there was some damage to the property (damage to roof eave near garage) caused by dogs or intruders (which they didn't see). When I inspected the damage it was obvious that the damage was caused by a moving truck backing down the driveway....”
Our expert Allan Galloway responds »

Property manager refusal
“We are in the process of terminating our agreement with our property manager as we believe he is not acting in our best interests. We are moving to another property manager. Despite several requests our current property manager refuses to supply us (as the owner) with a copy of the current tenancy agreement and contact...”
Our expert Bernard Parker responds »

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