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First home buyers

New property exempt from RBNZ LVR rules

The Reserve Bank announced today that new builds will be exempt from the recent LVR restri...

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Using Guarantees to buy with less than 20% deposit

With severe restrictions on borrowing with less than a 20% deposit, one way around the rul...

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Things you should never say to a real estate agent

When it comes to buying a home you need to have your wits about you. You need to be well i...

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Over 80% options

The Reserve Bank doesn't want you eating the cupcake, so they are putting first homebuyers...

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The value in a Property File

In the market to buy a property? There are, as you are probably aware a couple of critical...

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What you need to know about buying off plan

Buying off plan requires a small leap of faith. You're buying something sight unseen with ...

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As a buyer, what should you expect from the Agent?

This is the right question to ask, as it is so seldom asked and all too often, wrongly int...

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Love thy broker

At the moment we feel like squirrels! Everything is rushed. There are lots of pre-auction ...

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