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Property Investors Still In The Market

Reading between the lines data revealed by NZHerald in this article suggests property investors grabbed their pre-loan approvals with open arms before the forty percent deposit requirement came in from 1 October 2016 and in recent weeks the revised restriction has been very noticeable. However property investors are working with the restrictions using the value […]

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Auckland Property Market Breaks Free

The restriction measures by the Government and RBNZ have failed to dampen property prices in Auckland for more than a few months. March 2016 saw a return to the market we’ve come to know, one that’s on the rise. Average property prices in Auckland have done an about turn and reached a record high price […]

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Property Investor Pearls of Wisdom

There is no need to reinvent the wheel, when it comes to knowing all you need to know to invest in residential property in New Zealand. Our obsession with homeownership has resulted in our small country of 4.5 million people having thousands property investors and many of them frequent a dedicated property investment discussion forum […]

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Property Bright Line Test Passes Into Law

Gains on residential property bought and sold within two years is now taxed as the Bright Line test passes into law. Property purchased from 1 October 2015 will be subject to tax if sold within two years with the exception of the family home, inherited or relationship property.

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Property Investment Strategy That Works in Tight Listings Market

Year on year Auckland property values are up 14.1 percent. If your house was worth $750K a year ago it’s more than likely worth more than $855,750 today. However that’s not taking into consideration the 5.1 percent growth in just the past three months.

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Landlords Need to Raise Rents

A Tenant Advocacy group suggested Landlords would be foolish to raise rents too high and risk losing good tenants. No kidding! It costs the landlord to replace tenants so retaining good tenants on a long term basis is the desire of buy and hold property investor.

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Your Property Investor Goals for 2014

Did you set a property investment New Year’s resolution? The beginning of a new year is a great time for goal setting.   Now the New Year celebrations are over it’s time to consider what you want to achieve in 2014. What Do You Want To Achieve in 2014? The starting point to setting a […]

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Golden Rules To Follow When Buying Property

Property is still considered the number one asset purchase for most New Zealanders and investing in property that yields positive returns and offers capital gain over time is preferred to other investment strategies. However there are some golden rules to follow when buying property for investment.  These rules include meeting the recommended criteria like good […]

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