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Non-Direct Property Investment

A Focus On Property Investment Non-Direct Property Investment So, you don’t want to be a landlord and have the day-to-day headaches of managing tenants, managing cash flow and property maintenance requirements, but you do want to diversify into property. There are options that you might not have heard of –

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Direct Property Investment

A Focus On Property Investment Direct Property Investment Residential property investment is one of the most popular types of investment in New Zealand. It is accessible to many people in the community who have existing equity in property. It often means that they don’t need to save a lump sum

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Key Influences for Auckland Property in 2019

By Nick Goodall, head of research at CoreLogic NZ Nick has dusted off his data and analytics-driven crystal ball, and present to you his 2019 property and economic outlook. Here’s his top 10 list: LVR changes The first milestone for 2019 has been the relaxation of the LVR restrictions on

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Mortgage Jargon

Application FeeBanks and lenders all have their own fee structure, as well as the interest rate charge. The Application Fee is a fee that lenders charge borrowers to assess their loan and whether it will be approved. ArrearsIf a mortgage payment is missed, the mortgage goes into arrears. Essentially, Arrears

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Reviewing the Mortgage

Reviewing the mortgage It’s a good idea to check things like your level of repayments and interest rate from time to time. It pays to do it every year or two, or when: A fixed rate loan is about to expire The interest rate on a floating rate mortgage changes There’s a big life change on the

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