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Now is the time to fling open the doors and enjoy outdoor living again.
There can be any number of reasons for needing to move - do any of the below sound familiar to you?
The popularity of television shows such as The Block NZ and Our First Home has inspired many of us to consider how we can improve our own properties, especially those we hold as investments.
What happened in July?
The Reserve Bank cut the Official Cash Rate from 3.25 to 3 per cent.
Making that leap from renting to home ownership is never easy, but new research by LJ Hooker shows Generation Y is finding innovative ways to get it’s foot on the property ladder.
Spring is just around the corner, so start planning now.
After cutting rates last month the RBNZ, decided to reduce interest rates by another 0.25 basis points to 3.00%. Ongoing concerns over falling dairy prices, global economic volatility and an overvalued dollar have all combined to ensure a second consecutive rate cut.
After holding the cash rate steady for the past six meetings the RBNZ, decided to cut rates by 0.25% to 3.25% in June. With steps being taken to reduce the strong price growth in Auckland’s property market and inflation close to zero, the RBNZ felt the time is right to begin its rate cutting cycle.
Less competition, more leverage
While Spring is a popular time for vendors, the condition of the market at any point in time holds just as much influence.