Home building consents rebounded in February 2017, but were up only slightly from February 2016, Stats NZ said today.
A total of 2,418 new homes were consented in February 2017 â€“ up 1.6 percent from February 2016. 31-03-2017 more >>
From next month, Accessible Properties will take over 1138 social houses and tenancies owned by Housing New Zealand.
â€œThis is the first regional, large-scale transfer of Government-owned social houses to a community housing provider. They are a major plank of our plan to improve social housing,â€ says Social Housing Minister Amy Adams. 24-03-2017 more >>
Building and Construction Minister Dr Nick Smith has welcomed the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employmentâ€™s (MBIE) Tenancy Compliance and Investigations Teamâ€™s first successful prosecution of a landlord for renting a substandard property, under the Governmentâ€™s tenancy law reform passed last year. 17-03-2017 more >>
The TPIA monthly meeting 13 March 2017 will be hosted by The Flooring Room, corner Cameron Rd and 11th Ave in Tauranga. The theme is "refreshing rentals". The Flooring Room's Steve Ferris will be joined by Mark Aschoff from our national sponsor Resene.
The two are putting together goody bags for members and planning a number of generous spot prizes to be given away throughout the evening. A light supper and refreshments will be served.
Come along from 6pm to ask all those niggling questions about refreshing your rentals between tenancies, and go away informed and possibly enriched. 13-03-2017 more >>
If you are not a member of a local Property Investors' Association, read on and tell us what you would like as a member by taking our survey. If you are already a member, send this item on to a friend who is a property investor but not a member. 10-03-2017 more >>
I live in a part of the Mt Albert electoral area. As you read this, the results of a byelection in my area would have been announced. It is an interesting byelection as National are not putting forward a candidate, but Gareth Morgan's new Opportunities Party is. 03-03-2017 more >>