Insulation grants are being extended to low-income homeowners – which should prompt investors to get in quick before the scheme ends.
TPS (Tenancy Practice Service) recommend landlords ensure their rental properties are well heated and ventilated. Warm and healthy rental properties help tenants avoid illnesses and make them more likely to stay longer.
Energywise.govt.nz provide some helpful tips to save on your electricity bill
Inward migration continues to surge to new highs, with a record net gain of 72,000 people in the 12 months to May, according to Statistics NZ.
This election more than any others in recent memory looks set to have a huge impact on the direction of the housing market - and prices - next year and possibly beyond.
The number of sales to first-home buyers in Auckland is at its lowest level in 20 years, CoreLogic's head of research Jonno Ingerson says.
Research is the key to securing an investment property: the location, local supply and demand, potential return and capital growth opportunities.
More people are renting today than ever before, mostly because of the millennial generation, or Generation Y. This group of people includes anyone born between 1980 and 2000, and they’re an ideal target audience for your rental property. They love the freedom and flexibility that come with renting rather than buying.