LJ Hooker manages over 130,000 investment properties totaling $75 billion across New Zealand and Australia.
Moving into commercial property is an increasingly attractive option for many investors, so here’s the lowdown from some who have already taken the plunge.
It could. Housing Minister Phil Twyford said in a statement to Tenancy.co.nz that “The Government will consider the future of the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill (No 2). No timeframe has yet been decided.”
With value increases tailing off, for investors it’s the year to focus on yield – and opportunities will be numerous despite the headwind of regulatory change.
In addition to providing professional advice on how the market is performing, managing repairs and maintenance and collecting rental payments, your property manager also provides expert guidance in tenant selection.
As the year draws to a close it is a good time to re-think and refine your role as a landlord and set your resolutions for 2018.
Here are a couple of helpful tips for landlords in relation to lost access and swipe cards and the use of candles in tenanted properties.
It’s time for investors to look outside the traditional box and target niche strategies in order to secure affordable properties.