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Archive: 2021

** FULL CAPACITY** WnPIA Holiday Party

** FULL CAPACITY** WnPIA Holiday Party Tuesday 14 December - 5:30pm start Southern Cross Bar & Restaurant - 39 Abel Smith Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011
14-12-2021 more >>

Not many mega-landlords

A Sunday Star Times article today claims that New Zealand is owned by a group of mega landlords and not the mum and dad landlords owning one or two rentals.
28-11-2021 more >>

Fireside Forum

Talk to an experienced investor and ask any questions you may have about property investing, in a relaxed and informal environment. The fireside will run from 6:30pm to 8:30pm but you are welcome to stay on after that and continue the conversation.
17-11-2021 more >>

NZPIF welcomes new Privacy Commission Guidelines.

The NZ Property Investors Federation (NZPIF) welcomes the new guidelines released by the Privacy Commission. These guidelines are governed by the Privacy Act 2020 and must be followed by all private rental property providers, including property managers.
11-11-2021 more >>

New program of compliance from Privacy Commissioner

The Privacy Commissioner is cracking down on the lack of compliance by property managers and agencies in a new program aimed at protecting tenants' personal information.
10-11-2021 more >>

Niall Heeran, Copo and David Living, Williams Corp

Niall Heeran, Copo & David Living, Williams Corp Doors open at 6.45 pm, with the meeting beginning at 7 pm.
09-11-2021 more >>

Fireside Forum

Talk to an experienced investor and ask any questions you may have about property investing, in a relaxed and informal environment. The fireside will run from 6:30pm to 8:30pm but you are welcome to stay on after that and continue the conversation.
20-10-2021 more >>

Change is here

In this session we will cover all the requirements that you now need to consider as an investor and landlord following recent changes. We'll answer all your burning questions about how these new regulations will impact you directly, and what you can do to remain compliant. The session will touch on the new requirements from the Healthy Homes Act, Residential Tenancy Act Reform, the extended Brightline tax and interest deduction.
12-10-2021 more >>

Official Cash rate increased to 0.50 percent

The Monetary Policy Committee agreed to increase the Official Cash Rate (OCR) to 0.50 per cent. Consistent with their assessment at the time of the August Statement, it is appropriate to continue reducing the level of monetary stimulus so as to maintain low inflation and support maximum sustainable employment.
06-10-2021 more >>

Government's rental property interest deductibility details released

In March this year, the Government brought in radical changes for property investors, treating them differently from any other business by removing the ability to deduct mortgage interest as a legitimate business expense. MBIE, IRD, accountants and tax experts do not support these changes.
29-09-2021 more >>

Fireside Forum

Talk to an experienced investor and ask any questions you may have about property investing, in a relaxed and informal environment. The fireside will run from 6:30pm to 8:30pm but you are welcome to stay on after that and continue the conversation.
22-09-2021 more >>

How to Find the Most Profitable Areas To Invest In – Wellington Edition

How to Find the Most Profitable Areas To Invest In – Wellington Edition OPES Partners are property investment coaches and the Headline Sponsor of this year's Conference
14-09-2021 more >>

Official cash rate on hold at 0.25 percent

The Monetary Policy Committee agreed to retain the current stimulatory level of monetary settings, keeping the Official Cash Rate (OCR) at 0.25 per cent for now. Today’s decision was made in the context of the Government’s imposition of Level 4 COVID restrictions on activity across New Zealand. 
18-08-2021 more >>

Fireside Forum

Talk to an experienced investor and ask any questions you may have about property investing, in a relaxed and informal environment. The fireside will run from 6:30pm to 8:30pm but you are welcome to stay on after that and continue the conversation.
16-08-2021 more >>

Matthew Gilligan from Gilligan Rowe + Associates LP

Matthew Gilligan from Gilligan Rowe + Associates LP takes us through the new tax changes.
10-08-2021 more >>

Controversial tenant shows why 90 day notice needed

Sharyn Shepherd, also known as Hope Maree Taylor, is a convicted fraudster who has reportedly harassed her neighbours at the Otautahi Community Housing Trust complex so much that they are frightened to go outside.
26-07-2021 more >>

Fireside Forum

Talk to an experienced investor and ask any questions you may have about property investing, in a relaxed and informal environment. The fireside will run from 6:30pm to 8:30pm but you are welcome to stay on after that and continue the conversation.
21-07-2021 more >>

Who is driving the housing market?

July 13 - Investors or first home buyers? Who is driving the housing market? Our speaker is Nick Goodall, Head of Research at CoreLogic NZ.
13-07-2021 more >>

Reserve Bank approved to use debt to income ratios

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has announced plans to add debt to income ratios to its tool kit to dampen investor demand for properties.
17-06-2021 more >>

Debt serviceability restrictions added to tools the Reserve Bank can use

The Reserve Bank and the Minister of Finance have agreed to update their shared Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on macro-prudential policy and add debt serviceability restrictions to the list of potential tools available.
16-06-2021 more >>

Fireside Forum

Talk to an experienced investor and ask any questions you may have about property investing, in a relaxed and informal environment. The fireside will run from 6:30pm to 8:30pm but you are welcome to stay on after that and continue the conversation.
16-06-2021 more >>

Confusing consultation paper

The Government has released a 143-page discussion paper on removing mortgage interest tax deductibility on investment properties and the extension of the Bright line test.
12-06-2021 more >>

Andrew King, NZPIF and Annual General Meeting

Andrew King, NZPIF and Annual General Meeting. Andrew will talk about the recent changes and the opportunities they provide for the Federation and Associations going forward.
08-06-2021 more >>

Landlords say money would be better spent on something else

The government used the housing announcements of March 23 as its main avenue for legislation relating to rental properties. Still, it has, however, set aside $80 million in the Budget for the Bond Centre, Tenancy Tribunal, and Healthy Homes initiatives.
21-05-2021 more >>

Fireside Forum

Talk to an experienced investor and ask any questions you may have about property investing, in a relaxed and informal environment. The fireside will run from 6:30pm to 8:30pm but you are welcome to stay on after that and continue the conversation.
19-05-2021 more >>


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