Daniel's Residential Investment Blog

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What’s on your property investment wish list this Christmas?

Don’t put your property investment aspirations on the back burner. Have a look at our Christmas investment wish list and secure your financial future. 

You could be able to buy property in Auckland sooner than you think

Buying your first home in Auckland is a lofty challenge for most. But with a bit of know-how, it could be possible sooner than you might think.

4 smart tips for buying a fixer-upper

Buying a home that needs work is a massive undertaking, but it could be a great investment. We look at four ways to help make sure it is. 

Property investment could be the key to a comfortable retirement

Retiring comfortably costs more than you’d think. Smart investment in residential property could make these costs manageable – here’s how and why. 

Reserve Bank drops OCR to 1.75

The official cash rate has been cut to a record low. Could this affect your aspirations of property investment? And is now still a good time to buy?

5 oft-made mistakes for fledgling property investors to avoid

Property investment can be profitable but it’s not a sure thing. Increase your chances of success by not making these five commonly made mistakes. 

3 reasons why an off-the-plan apartment is a smart investment

Are you considering investing in property in New Zealand? Believe it or not, an off-the-plan apartment purchase could be the right purchase for you.

Tricks of the trade: making the new investor LVR limits work for you

Are you worried that property investment is out of the question for you thanks to new LVR speed limits? Here’s three easy solutions to your worries. 

What should you do if asbestos is discovered in your new investment property?

Asbestos is often thought of as an old problem, but is still affects us today. If it’s discovered in your rental property, it’s important you know what to do.

3 ways young Kiwis can financially plan ahead for later life

Even though saving money might seem difficult during these austere times, it always pays to plan ahead. Here are three simple ways to forge a brighter future.