Listings ramp up: Barfoot

More listings flowed on to the Auckland property market in February and led to a drop in the average sales price, Barfoot and Thompson data shows.

Auckland values lead nationwide increase

Residential values nationwide have increased by 3.1% over the last three months and 6.4% over the last year, according to the latest QV data.

GST rules clarified for bodies corporate

Clarification of the GST rules for bodies corporate has been laid out in a taxation bill introduced to Parliament last week.

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Simple and better: RESIMAC's new loan offerings

Greater flexibility for investors is contained in a raft of new offerings from non-bank lender RESIMAC...

Property an alternative for retirees: Council

Low interest rates are likely to drive more retired people to invest in rental properties, the Property...

Apartments sell out

All 91 apartments in Hopetoun Residences development near Ponsonby have sold out six months ahead of...

Asking price sets new record

Buying a house in Auckland just got a bit more daunting....

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“I have completed a final inspection on my property as the tenant has just vacated. There are several items that are damaged. Some of these items were listed on previous inspections, I requested for her to repair them but they have not been done. One is the carpets which she has stained. Professional cleaning...”
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