Manawatu Property Investors' Association
Home building consents up in FebruaryHome 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 >>
Watch a monthly undate from Jonno Ingerson of CoreLogicThis is the property and economic update for March 2017
27-03-2017 more >>
New landlord for 1140 Tauranga HNZ tenantsFrom 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 >>
Official Cash Rate (OCR) unchanged at 1.75 percentA statement by Reserve Bank Governor Graeme Wheeler
23-03-2017 more >>
Happy HourAnother opportunity for members to network and socialise. Members can purchase drinks from the bar at Happy Hour prices and the Association provides complimentary hot platters of food.
17-03-2017 more >>
Minister welcomes first landlord conviction under new lawBuilding 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 NZ Property Investors' Federation needs a crowdIf 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 >>
Byelection in Mt AlbertI 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 >>
March Meeting - Sarah Clark from WorkSafe NZSarah Clark from Worksafe NZ will explain the responsilities we have as landlords under the new Health & Safety at work Act 2015 and how to mitigate risk.
01-03-2017 more >>