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Our main speaker this month will be Phil Thompson. Phil teaches negotiation skills to organisations like police, womens refuge, businesses, etc. But, also has a business in helping people build property portfolios.
Tonight will be an "Open Space" format in which our audience sets the agenda. We will cover current "hot topics" and many of those unanswered questions about property investing. Don't miss out on a chance to ask questions, meet other like minded investors and benefit from the experience and expertise in the room. Always a popular night.
House risks and standards
Please join us for our first in-person meeting post lockdown for a drink and nibbles and a chat. Our guest speaker will be Grant Kedian, founder of Active Testing Solutions Ltd. (ATS). Grant will cover asbestos risk management, methamphetamine testing and the law, and the Healthy Homes Standards. We look forward to seeing you there!
Due to covid 19 our monthly meeting and AGM will be held online via Zoom. The Zoom registration details together with the AGM documents will follow in a separate invitation email.
Online market update from our Gold sponsors
Online market update from our Gold sponsors
Main speaker will Sunvil Ahsan along with Mike Greer Homes Introduction and opportunities for investment
Join us for our March meeting where we have an inspiring investor story from Sunvi Ahsan. Originally a mechatronics engineer he worked for 10 years before deciding to call it quits and work for himself doing what he enjoys. At present Sunvi is doing joint ventures with 2 others to renovate homes, he is also doing some property trades & small scale development as well as being involved with various charity organisations.
CHANGE OF EVENT
We have been superceded by the National Party caucus at our venue this coming Monday evening. The Bowling Club was double booked and we have had difficulty finding another venue at such short notice. Given this and the Waitangi Day and weekend getaways, we have slated our guest speaker to March.
Cliff Seque will discuss the ins and outs of student accommodation together with his personal experience and stories.
Have you considered holiday rentals as an option, but not sure where to start? Come along to our October meeting where we answer all those questions and give you a run-down of the options available, courtesy of BachCare.
The future of Tauranga
Join us on Monday September 9th to hear Tenby Powell outline his vision for the future of Tauranga. Tenby who is in the running for the Tauranga Mayoralty has vast experience which spans the private business sector, Government Entities, Not-For Profit and the Military. Come along for an entertaining and eye opening presentation.
Got a burning question to ask about property investing?
Tonight we bring back the Open Space format in which our audience sets the agenda. We will cover current "hot topics" and many of those unanswered questions about property investing. Don't miss out on a chance to ask questions, meet other like minded investors and benefit from the experience and expertise in the room. Always a popular night. Members complimentary and guests $40 payable on the door.
Nick is a fellow Property Investor and co-owner of Investment Property Buyer's Agency iFindProperty.
Please join us for our AGM followed by guest speaker, Matthew Holdich, Head of Mortgages for ANZ. Matthew will be providing us with some upcoming insight into the banking industrys perspective on the housing market, rates, pricing, and future forecast
Healthy homes and anti money laundering
Harris Tate Lawyers will be guiding members through the new Healthy Homes Standards and their implications for property investors and the recently enacted anti-money laundering regulations with practical tips on how to make AML compliance an easier process.
Want some insight into the current property market? Join us for an enlightening evening with Nick Goodall, Head of Research at Corelogic NZ.
John Chow - The Self made Entrepreneur
John is an entrepreneur and visionary, with an eye for strategic planning. His self-admitted hunger for success and will to win, has resulted in building a successful property and business portfolio from humble beginnings running a Chinese takeaway.
Moving into commercial property
Thinking about taking the leap from residential investments to commercial or industrial, come along to our "moving to commercial investments" evening to see if this is your next move.
High Level Economic Overview for WBOP
The speaker for this event will be Mark Irving from Priority One who will give us a "high-level" overview of whats happening in the Western Bay of Plenty in terms of Economic activity and investment.
Commercial property trends and protecting your cash flow
Looking to move into the commercial property realm? Stuart Jackson from ANZ is presenting on commercial lending trends, how to qualify, and what to consider for structuring finance. Dawn Witheford from KMPG will be presenting on strategies for managing and protecting cashflow for both residential and commercial investments. Join us for an educational evening!
Ever wonder what to look for when assessing a rental purchase and identify potential issues? Or what is best to include in the plans of a new build? Wonder how to lower maintenance costs? Think that there must be a better way to landscape to keep the property looking presentable without a lot of effort or continual upkeep? Come join us for our Tradies Night to hear about the top 3 problems encountered at rentals from different trades and gain some knowledge on preventative maintenance to lower your overall spend and prevent larger problems. Join us for an informational evening!
The Future of Property Investing
Ashley Church will be presenting on â€˜The Future of Property Investmentâ€™. Ashley has an extensive background in the property industry, going back more than 30 years. He is the CEO of the Property Institute. With a high media profile, he is frequently called on as a guest commentator and industry expert in national media and television programmes.
This meeting will be our AGM with guest speaker Andrew King. Andrew has made a huge contribution to the property investor sector. He is an executive member of NZPIF, a successful author and is often in the media representing property investors. Andrew is a popular speaker so this will be a must-see event.
Our May monthly meeting will be hosted off-site by our silver partners - Harcourts at their Tauranga central offices, corner of Third Avenue and Devonport Road. Our theme for the night is a "Market update" of the local Tauranga market. With slowing capital growth for Tauranga, this will be a night you don't want to miss. Our evening will feature a variety of speakers including Nigel Martin from Harcourts, Margaret Holmes from Engine Room, and Juli Tolley from Quinovic each offering their take on the current state of the Tauranga market.
Resene renovation winner
For the April TPIA meeting we have local property investor Donna Youngman who won the first NZPIF/Resene Renovation of the Year winner at the annual NZPIF conference in Napier, sharing her story.