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Landlords and tenants (including those in boarding houses) have important rights and responsibilities under the Residential Tenancies Act 1986.
Tenants rights and responsibilities
When the weather creates undesirable and potentially dangerous living conditions, tenants are urged to promptly contact their real estate agent.
Helping hand
When you rent you have to be very mindful of what you can and can’t do to your property. You’ll need to obtain the landlord’s permission to make changes so you don’t incur any damage or reduce your bond.
Put some flare into your furnishings
Contrary to popular opinion, the rental market is actually a tenant’s market, according to new data from Trade Me Property.
Rental agreement
The changing rental environment means a different relationship is on the cards for landlords and tenants, says one law firm.
Law changes that will require insulation and alarms in rental properties have passed their first hurdle..
The 10 Mistakes
mistakes sign
The 10 mistakes
10 mistakes landlords make
The Government has announced plans to strengthen residential tenancy laws.
Doctor House
You may be one of the many tenants with a vision to own a property. An investment property could be one of the first steps to becoming a first-time property buyer and installing tenants in that property rather than yourself.


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