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Closed borders, lockdowns, gathering restrictions and social distancing, the last year has been one nobody could have ever imagined. However, the one thing that everyone has been talking about this past year is property.
Wipe away the winter cobwebs with a sensation spring clean. Go beyond vacuuming, dusting and bench wiping to give your whole home a fresh feel for the warm months ahead. Making your own environmentally friendly cleaning products to use around the home is not only cost effective but better for your health.
During this unique scenario, we are still open for business, albeit slightly differently.  We continue to monitor the situation and have procedures to minimise the risk to our people and their clients.
At LJ Hooker and Harveys our team have been working hard to implement Covid-19 plans to ensure we do the right thing by our clients, people and communities with a focus on personal safety and business continuity.
At the end of the day, location can make or break a house. Location isn’t just what street the property is on, but also what suburb, in what part of the country. 
LJ Hooker care about more than just property; they’re passionate about people too – which is why getting involved in their communities is so important to them. They work closely with local neighbourhoods to bring about real change – whether it’s a local sports team or support for charities like the Cancer Society.
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If you are going away over the festive season, a little bit of planning can keep your home safe from intruders at this busy time of year.
Ideas to help accommodate kids and pets. Co-habitation of kids and pets can pose some struggles in the home - both on your furniture and your sanity. So how do you create a great environment for your children that also caters to the needs of our furry friends? Read on to find out!
Dog lying down
After cutting rates at its last two meetings the RBNZ decided to again reduce interest rates by another 0.25 basis points to 2.75%.
Homeowners often spend the majority of their time (and budget) decorating the inside of their home, but the front and back yards are huge areas of opportunity as well. Freshening up your homes landscaping, both the front and backyards is beneficial to resale value.


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