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January, February and March are typically the busiest renting months for property management specialists and this year is no exception with reports that the phone is ringing hot and the emails are flooding in.
Often, property owners will have to make amendments to their rental investment in order to attract a quality tenant and achieve the rental return they desire. With a new year fast approaching, plan ahead to make your investment more attractive for 2015.
Auckland District Law Society is calling for new regulations to ensure that local authorities take a more consistent approach on properties suspected to be labs.
Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith announced “changes to the delivery of key tenancy services are set to streamline and speed up processes for landlords and tenants.
FastTrack Resolution was launched in February this year by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, and since then it has been progressively rolled out to high volume Tenancy Tribunal users, including large property management companies and Territorial Local Authority (TLA) housing providers.
White Houses
Research the Market It’s no secret that saving money while paying rent every week is no easy task. However, you’ll be happy to know that there are ways to minimise the amount of rent you pay, and get a little extra going toward your savings account.
Did you know that, each year, the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) receives approximately 49,000 applications to the Tenancy Tribunal?
Gen Ys are rapidly becoming property orphans as they give up on buying their own homes and load themselves up with debt to take holidays and fund other lifestyle purchases, according to credit analytics company Veda.
Shopping renter
You are more likely to have a fire when someone new is staying in your home.
There are many reasons why home ownership remains a top priority for most people in New Zealand, and here are a few.


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