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The new government I believe, are looking to make housing New Zealand tenants more accountable – as up until now there has been a lifestyle of dependency with many tenants abusing the system.
Did you know that, each year, the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) receives approximately 49,000 applications to the Tenancy Tribunal?
You are more likely to have a fire when someone new is staying in your home.
If you are renting a home, enjoying it and loving the location it’s important that you are aware that the owners of that home (the landlord) will be faced with rate hikes and insurance increases.
LJ Hooker General Manager Keith Niederer says “We have seen some investors cashing up one or two of their portfolio capitalizing on the recent capital gain predominantly in the Cities rather than the regions.
Regularly checking the condition of your property and repairing any damage or wear and tear as soon as possible is important.
Yield is a standard measure of a property's income earning potential. It's the rent a property could provide over a year, expressed as a percentage of its purchase price.
Every experienced property manager will tell you that the secret to success in rental management is finding the right tenant for a property.
Finding a Tenant
For a variety of reasons, landlords sometimes wish to end a tenancy before its term has finished.
No early out agreement
Legislative changes came into force on April 14 that will improve and streamline the judicial processes used by landlords to chase debtors.


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