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5 things shaking up the property market this year
It’s no secret that there has been a big emphasis on slowing the housing market, especially over the past year or so This has now all culminated in 5 primary market drivers, all independently orchestrated, and now perfectly aligned, to create quite the impact on New Zealand’s current...
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What are the latest lending changes?
What are the latest lending changes The world of lending has had a bit of a shakeup over the past year or so, and it can be difficult to keep up with everything We’ve broken down the main changes to help you understand what they are, and what they might mean for you Higher interest...
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LVR restrictions removed – what does this mean for the housing market?
Now that the LVR (Loan to Value Ratio) restrictions have been removed, this brings into effect a number of changes for those who are looking to purchase a property within the next 12 months or so In good news for first home buyers, it’s likely that a 10% deposit will become the new norm,...
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Mortgage update – what’s happening with interest rates?
With interest rates still at historic lows and predictions that the Official Cash Rate (OCR) could be cut a few more times, what’s the best move for homeowners wanting to get ahead on their mortgages The pressure for mortgage interest rates remains fairly firmly downward Responding to the...
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Property Tax Update
The tax rules taxing the gain on the sale of property passed its third reading on 12 November and is waiting its Royal Assent The legislation will require income tax to be paid on any gains from residential property purchased on or after 1 October 2015 and sold within two years The exceptions are...
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