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What to look for when selecting a Property Manager?

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September

2018

What to look for when selecting a Property Manager?

When selecting the right Property Manager, it is important you consider these important factors: That your Property Manager will accurately appraise your rental property to quickly rent it to quality Tenants keeping your vacancy period to a minimum. Understands the [...]

Government Reviewing Rental Rules

10

September

2018

Government Reviewing Rental Rules

Government reviewing rental rules  It was recently announced in a report from Cavell Leitch that the Government is proposing to make wide ranging changes to rental laws.  These changes include: • Scrapping letting fees • A limit on rent increases to [...]

Government Launches Keep Our Money Clean Campaign

10

September

2018

Government Launches Keep Our Money Clean Campaign

GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES 'KEEP OUR MONEY CLEAN' CAMPAIGN   The Government has launched a public information campaign called ‘Keep Our Money Clean’ that explains the requirements for various industries to comply with phase two of the Anti-Money Laun [...]

TENANTS OF SLACK LANDLORDS ONE YEAR AWAY FROM 'FREE' $4000

3

August

2018

TENANTS OF SLACK LANDLORDS ONE YEAR AWAY FROM 'FREE' $4000

In a recent article on Stuff.co.nz Rob Stock reports: Tens of thousands of rental properties will not be insulated by the government"s deadline of July 1 next year, insulation companies are warning. And that could result in a $4000 pay-day for tenants who dob their slac [...]

ATTENTION LANDLORDS - INSULATION DEADLINE APPROACHES

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July

2018

ATTENTION LANDLORDS - INSULATION DEADLINE APPROACHES

As of 01 July 2019 all New Zealand rental properties are required to comply with certain levels of insulation. Any Landlords who do not comply with these regulations by 01 July 2019 are committing an unlawful act and risk fines of up to $4000 under the Residential Tena [...]

METHAMPHETAMINE TESTING

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June

2018

METHAMPHETAMINE TESTING

It would be hard to have missed the media furor over Meth testing and safe/acceptable levels now being adopted by Housing New Zealand. In short, recently the Government Chief Science Advisor Sir Peter Gluckman and Housing Minister Phil Twyford held a press conference [...]