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Hotel Market Makes Surprising Recovery

Thursday, 6 August 2020, 8:33 pm | Property and Build

New Zealand’s hotel market has shown a surprisingly strong rebound since the domestic travel restrictions lifted in June, with demand being driven by tourism, business and mandatory isolation, Colliers reports Colliers International’s latest New Zealand ... More >>

Should Mortgage Holidays Be Extended?

Thursday, 6 August 2020, 8:19 pm | Property and Build

New Zealand real estate is facing a triple whammy in September which will be detrimental to house prices and industry activity unless the Government steps in, argues Century 21 New Zealand Owner Derryn Mayne The real estate leader says with the general election ... More >>

How Scrapping LVRs Will Change The Market

Friday, 1 May 2020, 7:55 am | Property and Build

News that the Reserve Bank is proposing to remove its mortgage loan-to-value ratio (LVR) restrictions will mean young Kiwis can buy their first homes sooner with lower deposit requirements now inevitable, says Century 21 New Zealand Owner Derryn Mayne. ... More >>

FAQ For Landlords During Uncertain Times

Friday, 1 May 2020, 7:52 am | Property and Build

As COVID-19 will be with us for many months ahead, the Insurance Council of New Zealand answers some commonly asked questions. What are my insurance related responsibilities as a landlord in a COVID-19 environment? A landlord policy is similar to a home policy ... More >>

Kiwis Still House Hunting During Lockdown

Tuesday, 14 April 2020, 4:33 pm | Property and Build

Despite a nationwide property report showing new listings in March down 16.5% on the same time last year, it’s great that serious buyers have remained active online during the lockdown, says Derryn Mayne, Owner of Century 21 New Zealand While the ... More >>