Tuesday, September 19th 2023
We hear many ways each political party talks about the housing crisis, and their solutions to fix this. Adding a new tax and tougher RTA rules to rental property providers is obviously not the answer.
Friday, September 08th 2023
I have a deep annoyance with broken systems. Especially when, with the right settings, they could be fixed.
Friday, August 11th 2023
Over the past year or so, house prices in most parts of New Zealand have come back a bit, probably as a result of the relatively rapid rise in mortgage interest rates.
Wednesday, July 26th 2023
The social shaming of property investors by politicians is one reason ordinary Kiwis are nervous about investing.
Wednesday, July 12th 2023
When I was growing up in Malaysia, there really was only one way to get ahead.
Monday, July 03rd 2023
Parliament’s Environment Committee released its reports on the Natural and Built Environment (NBE) and Spatial Planning Bills last week.
Monday, June 26th 2023
If you want affordable housing, it isn’t a choice between whether people should be able to build townhouses and apartments downtown or subdivisions at the city’s fringes.
Wednesday, June 07th 2023
We make 20-year property investments then closely follow the news cycle, political opinions from all sides of the spectrum, and social media. We just can’t help ourselves.
Tuesday, May 23rd 2023
Will reversing no-cause terminations be the solution to removing anti-social tenants?
Tuesday, March 28th 2023
This has always been true. Then, one day, it was not.
Friday, March 03rd 2023
Phenomenal rain in Auckland and other areas causing destructive flooding is life as we know it in a world facing pandemics, climate change, and other challenges such as earthquakes and eruptions.
Friday, February 24th 2023
With credit tight, tax rules unfair, weather events happening far too often, and an election coming up, many investors are choosing to remain on the sidelines.
Monday, January 16th 2023
CoreLogic NZ's Chief Property Economist Kelvin Davidson shares his thoughts on the future of LVR restrictions for property purchasers.
Tuesday, August 02nd 2022
By Matthew Gilligan - Managing Director Gilligan Rowe + Associates
It has been disappointing to watch the plethora of contradictory policies coming out of the Ardern government and the Reserve Bank (RB) over the past five years.
Thursday, May 12th 2022
New Zealand needs rental properties that give tenants a better experience, so let’s incentivise the creation of build-to-rent-communities, says Dan Lowe, Partner, and Property & Construction Leader. Read Dan’s full article here.
Tuesday, April 12th 2022
The Privacy Commissioner has implemented prescriptive new guidelines for landlords in the way they get information from prospective tenants. It appears clear that they have been developed with a very narrow view of what the minimum information prospective tenants need to supply to landlords.
Wednesday, March 16th 2022
By Kelvin Davidson, CoreLogic Chief Property Economist
Monday, July 12th 2021
Simon Angelo of Wealth Morning has a bold plan to fix the shortage of rental properties in NZ.
Wednesday, March 24th 2021
The Government's housing policy is full of good, bad and plain ugly. NZ Property Investor magazine publisher Philip Macalister explains.
Tuesday, February 23rd 2021
Simon Angelo says New Zealand needs to look to a European-inspired solution to solve the housing crisis in New Zealand.
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