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A dummy’s guide to understanding the New Zealand Residential Tenancy Act (RTA)

By Mike Henderson / Nov 7, 2017 10:15:00 AM

Unless you’re practicing property law you’re probably unaware of the ins and outs of the New Zealand Residential Tenancy Act (RTA). While this isn't exactly bedtime reading it’s key for landlords to have a basic ...

Topics: investment property, Property Management, investor landlord, nz real estate

Stay rent ready with the Healthy Homes bill

By Mike Henderson / Sep 6, 2017 9:22:20 AM

If you own an investment property , it’s important to stay up to date with the latest property management legislation. And while you want to ensure your property remains rent ready, understanding and being ...

Topics: investment,, investment property, rental property owner, investor landlord

Law abiding landlords: Know your responsibilities under new tenancy regulations

By Mike Henderson / Apr 26, 2017 9:00:13 AM

If you’re a landlord who’s managing a rental property (or several of them) yourself, you know how time consuming it can be. Even when tenants are a dream, landlords who self-manage their properties still have ...

Topics: investor landlord

11 key things to look for in an ideal tenant

By Mike Henderson / Apr 19, 2017 10:12:24 AM

Not all tenants are created equal, and as a landlord, taking the time to choose the right one can help to protect your investment. Avoid the pain of costly evictions, non-payment, and damage to your ...

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Changes to tenancy laws to make homes warmer, drier and safer for New Zealanders.

By Mike Henderson / Jul 1, 2016 2:54:15 PM

What do landlords and tenants need to know about new laws to ensure rental homes are kept warmer, drier and safer to live in?  Sign up to our

Topics: Property News, Property Management, New Zealand housing market, investor landlord

I’m a rental property owner. How does the HSWA apply to me?

By Mike Henderson / Jun 21, 2016 11:00:00 AM

How are you affected by various property laws? Find out by downloading our eBook: My House, Your Castle. A guide for anyone new to running an investment ...

Topics: investor landlord

Quiet enjoyment: What are my rights and duties as a landlord?

By Mike Henderson / Jun 7, 2016 3:48:01 PM

Quiet enjoyment means being able to enjoy reasonable peace, comfort and privacy, and allowing others to enjoy the same. According to the

Topics: investor landlord

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