Reflection on the NZ Government changes for Landlords

December 19, 2023

Reflection on the Government changes for Landlords As the year is ending, we are reflecting on the key changes and developments in the rental property market in New Zealand. The new coalition government has outlined some proposed policy changes, which indeed have significant implications for both landlords and tenants. Here’s a summary of the key…

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Bond data – relationship to landlords and rent reviews

December 19, 2022

Data released by MBIE highlights the growing dilemma that tenants are facing due to a shortage of rental properties across the country. At the end of 2021, there were 383,220 active bonds held by Tenancy Services, up from 380,295. However, the net increase in active bonds has dropped to the lowest level since records began…

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Should I sell my investment property or hold onto it?

August 20, 2021

There is a saying that goes “the safest place for ships is in the harbour, but that is not what they were built for”. Imagine having a ship, let’s call it a luxury yacht – big, new and just delivered. It’s big, and it sits in its berth – imposing yet inviting. You can’t wait…

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