The Auckland Property Investorsâ€™ Association (APIA) rejects characterisation by the New Zealand Institute Of Economic Research (NZIER) of New Zealand being â€˜one of the least renter-friendly regimes in the OECDâ€™. 31-07-2014 more >>
A warm, dry house is an easy way to keep you tenants happier, longer (as well as your maintenance costs down!), but what else can you do to improve your property?
Come along to Wellingtonâ€™s newest marketplace and hear directly from businesses on how to make the most out of your property and out of your membership with WnPIA..... 28-07-2014 more >>
Innovative ways to create better communities and improve the performance of existing buildings will be discussed by national and overseas speakers at the Building a Better New Zealand conference in September. 27-07-2014 more >>
Want to have fun? Get to know the other WnPIA members? We've decided it's time to get out Cash Flow and have a good old fashioned board game afternoon.
Reserve your space, limited numbers. 27-07-2014 more >>
The latest interest rate rise will hit the fragile regional economies of New Zealand and hurt exporters by putting more upward pressure on the exchange rate, says Labourâ€™s Finance spokesperson David Parker. 24-07-2014 more >>
A recent report by the OECD claimed that NZ property prices were 61% over valued when compared to rental prices. However another way to look at this statistic is that rental prices in New Zealand are too cheap. 22-07-2014 more >>
Associate Minister of Housing Tariana Turia today announced the establishment of a National MÄori Housing Unit within the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment (MBIE) to co-ordinate strategic MÄori housing policy across government 12-07-2014 more >>
The new Insight from the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZEIR) by Shamubeel Eaqub and Kirdan Lees says that the Bank of England's new approach to managing financial stability risks is better targeted than New Zealand's loan-to-value (LVR) restrictions 02-07-2014 more >>