Discrimination – How to avoid getting a $4k fine!

24 April 2014

People often say they do not discriminate, but the reality is that often they do without realising it. Under the RTA discrimination is an unlawful act and can carry a fine of up to $4,000 for the Landlord. As a Property Manager or Landlord we must be aware that we cannot discriminate. It is human […]

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Property Investment Just Got Easier With Stake

24 April 2014

It comes as no surprise to us that Property Management is a fast growing sector in New Zealand. Particularly in the Auckland region where migration is very strong both locally and from offshore. It was reported in the news just this week that migration was up 31,900 in the last 12 months. That’s a lot […]

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Bread and Butter Property Deals

23 April 2014

Our clients love ‘bread and butter’ property deals. I am picking if you are interested in property investing then you will as well. We call these property deals, bread and butter deals, as they are easy to do and you can make good money on them over a 6-9 week period. Watch my short video on these […]

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Interest Rate Rises Will Hurt Homeowners

22 April 2014

Rising interest rates is one on of the biggest worries of homeowners.  Even some changes in the interest rate can have a big impact on disposable income levels. Currently the average household disposable (after tax) income going towards home loan repayments is approx. 37 percent. Economists amongst others are predicting this will rise steeply for […]

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PEDERSENS LPMNZ Awards Finalists

16 April 2014

Easter is upon us again and at PEDERSENS we are celebrating with chocolate! We also have another great reason to celebrate this week as we have just found that our very own Anne Garland is 1 of the 3 finalists that has just been announced for the LPMNZ 2014 Property Manager of the Year Award. […]

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A Great Way to Make Sure You Get Quality Tenants

16 April 2014

Selecting the right Tenant is THE most important decision a Landlord or Property Manager can make. Good Tenant selection makes for a hassle free Tenancy and can save stress and money. Don’t put a Tenant in just because you are worried about losing a weeks rent, choosing the wrong Tenant can cost you many times […]

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Property Investing War Stories Webinar – 29 April

16 April 2014

Steve here from PropertyTutors with something I’d like to share with you. It was back in 2007 when I got involved in a one trick pony property investing development that almost took me out financially. I can tell you it hurt… BAD. I almost lost everything simply because of 3 serious errors I made when […]

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Budget May Offer Olive Branch To Developers

16 April 2014

We know we can rely on two things – Change and Taxes.  Mr Bill English has hinted at a change he’d like to see to the current property size regulations and there’s no doubt it will dearly be welcomed by property developers. The news item on NZHerald gives a good report on what the change […]

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SCOT: Marble in a modern form

15 April 2014

The highly anticipated Scot series from Italy has just landed in New Zealand and now available for delivery from our reseller network nationwide.

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4 Simple Tricks that Make Being a Landlord a Little More Profitable

14 April 2014

Landlords that get creative are landlords that keep tenants and make more money! Being a landlord is hardly all sitting down and raking in profits because you’re nice enough to let someone else live in your house — there’s a lot of work involved!

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Is Buying A House A Good Decision?

14 April 2014

Auckland’s median house price has gone from $500,000 to $637,000 – that’s not a bad capital gain in just two years and of course many areas of Auckland are far exceeding that.   I wonder what other asset class would return such healthy capital gains in New Zealand? While it’s true we’re not to rely […]

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Tax Checkups

14 April 2014

Another tax year has gone by and that is a trigger to check up on a few things. Not everyone is required to send in a tax return every year and so it is easy to let things slip by that should be attended to. Firstly, check to see if you are entitled to a tax refund.

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Stake Property Rentals Grows Quickly

11 April 2014

Stake Property’s other property businesses (homes for sale and property renovations) bring Shaun and Karen into contact with property owners looking for rental management services on a daily basis so after some deliberation and much persuasion from some very persistent owners, Stake Property Rentals incorporated and took on what is now a very stable and growing client base.

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Seminars Do You Attend All Of Them?

10 April 2014

Property Seminars are generally more prevalent in positive economic times.  You could attend all of them but why would you? Property Investment Seminar is a popular title.  However not all seminars are the same and when you know the ‘motive’ of the business hosting the event you’ll be able to gauge the appropriateness of the […]

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Property or Share Market?

08 April 2014

The NZ Share Market has been doing well for the past couple of years according to an article on NZHerald – in fact it mentioned it’s up 112 percent since 3 March 2009. New Zealand’s ‘rockstar’ economy suggests we may have another couple of years of share market gains to come too – from balanced […]

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So, how much does it really cost to evict a Tenant?

04 April 2014

I am of the belief that good Property Management is all about great Tenant selection. With this in mind, it is a very rare occurrence when we have to evict a Tenant. We choose well we are good at it. But we recently had example of how costly it can be to evict a Tenant […]

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