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What to expect when selling a home in New Zealand

By Mike Henderson / Jul 26, 2017 9:41:24 AM

When the time comes to sell your home, it’s key to approach the process with clarity and confidence. It’s important to understand each step as you work towards selling your property. This blog aims to make the ...

Topics: Selling

Get open home ready with these 5 top tips

By Mike Henderson / Jul 19, 2017 10:26:34 AM

In today’s increasingly competitive market, in order for your home to sell it needs to stand out and impress by ‘wowing’ potential buyers. Your open home is the perfect time to do this. It’s your opportunity to ...

Topics: how to get ready to sell

Can you afford to move?

By Mike Henderson / Jul 12, 2017 11:25:38 AM

When it comes time to sell your home, preparation is vital- especially in getting your finances into order. As you begin your selling journey, it’s important you have a realistic idea of how much it’s all going to ...

Topics: Selling, The process of selling & marketing your home

Are you ready to move? Take the test!

By Mike Henderson / Jul 5, 2017 10:10:46 AM

  Should you stay or should you go? Take our test to see if now is the right time for you to make the move.

Topics: The process of selling & marketing your home

May statistics show: It’s a buyer's market out there

By Mike Henderson / Jun 28, 2017 10:38:51 AM

Following April reports, May numbers ...

Topics: Property News, housing market, Auckland housing market

To buy or to sell – which comes first?

By Mike Henderson / Jun 21, 2017 10:12:08 AM

Selling your first home can present an assortment of emotions- from anxiety to sheer excitement. You’re most likely at a stage when you want something bigger and brighter and you want to just get started. As a ...

Topics: how to get ready to sell

Agent or go it alone? 
A reality-check for (first) home sellers.

By Mike Henderson / Jun 14, 2017 9:32:51 AM

Like any true blue kiwi, you pride yourself on turning your hand to most things. Selling your wheels at the car fair – no problem. Turning ...

Topics: How to engage an agent

Could now be the perfect time to get on the property ladder?

By Mike Henderson / May 24, 2017 10:11:00 AM

If you’re considering buying your first home, recent changes in the real estate market mean it could be a great time to do so — especially in Auckland. With prices flattening out and an increase in stock available, ...

Topics: Property News, property asking prices

Buying an investment property- What you need to know

By Mike Henderson / May 17, 2017 11:01:08 AM

Buying an investment property can be a smart and lucrative decision. Choose the right property and you’ll be putting extra income into your pocket for your retirement, but choose the wrong one and it can be a ...

Topics: Buying, investment property

Selling Lifestyle vs. Selling Residential: What's the difference?

By Mike Henderson / May 10, 2017 2:12:49 PM

However you look at it, lifestyle property is hard work. You love your house and you’ve put a lot of blood, sweat and tears into it, but now you’re starting to think it’s time for a change. Perhaps your ...

Topics: selling lifestyle property