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3 Ways Your Home Could Be Making You Money

With the rising cost of living and stagnant wages, many of us are struggling financially. Whether it’s to save for retirement, finance that new car, or simply make ends meet, we could all use a little extra cash to ease the strain and improve our quality of life, but it is ever that simple? At […]

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Making More Money When It Comes to Your Rental Properties

As somebody that rents out a property or as a landlord, your main goal is to make as much money as you can, right? Well, you can do this, or you can simply make more than you currently do, by making sure to follow the money-making advice below. Image source Minimize vacancy and turnover time […]

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What Are The Different Types of Property

There are a lot of different types of property, and each one has a different type of person who would want to live in it. This makes it important to understand who wants a type of property and why they might want it. The area it is in makes a difference, but the actual type […]

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Adding Value to an Investment Property

You own an investment property, so, obviously you want to make money off it. The best way to increase its value, whether you want to sell it or rent it, is to make it look appealing to your potential customers. Like every other product on the market, it sells better if its appearance is pleasing. […]

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Property WOF – Winners and Losers

Proposals for a property WOF scheme for rental properties in New Zealand have sparked debate among authorities and bodies representing landlords and tenants. The aim of such schemes, according to councils like Wellington City Council, is to protect tenants and ensure that they have access to safe, secure homes, but is the WOF scheme the […]

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Real Estate Investment – How Berlin overtook London

London was ranked amongst the first European cities for real estate investment prior to the Brexit vote, but in the aftermath, they plummeted to 27th place. London’s loss, however, was Berlin’s gain and investors flocked to the German city that offered stability and affordability. Although the Brexit vote, ongoing negotiations, and the rumours of other […]

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Is Capital Gains Tax On Property Good For New Zealand?

It’s been a hot topic of debate for many New Zealanders. Until now, property owners have been able to sell up without having to pay tax on the appreciated value. But there has been much talk by parties such as Labour to introduce Capital Gains Tax, which would mean those selling property would be taxed […]

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Setting & Achieving Key Goals In Property Investment

When it comes to achieving anything in life, having a set of goals to drive you can really make all the difference. For a goal to be effective, however, it needs to have certain characteristics. As long as it does, you can be sure that you are much more likely to reach it. The purpose […]

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Which properties Should You Be Investing In?

Investing money in properties is always a good thing to do; the market is very safe which means that you’re not going to worry about losing out on too much money if things go sour! But what kind of properties should you be investing in and why? Well, if you keep on reading, you’ll find […]

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Preparing To Become A Landlord

Deciding to become a landlord is a big step in your life. Renting out a property is a very beneficial thing for you and your family, and the person you’re renting it out to! It is a very complex business though, there are many pitfalls that await to trip you up and we want to […]

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3 Unwelcome & Unexpected Costs When You’re A Landlord

If you are to follow the traditional financial wisdom, planning is the route to success. Planning is what allows you to gaze into a financial crystal ball, able to ride out any problems that you may encounter with a precognizant flare. If you plan, then you’re never going to struggle again. The problem with traditional […]

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4 Tips to Choose the Right Home for Rental Income

Purchasing a rental property can be a great way to create a supplemental source of income. It is an investment and with all investments there’s a lot to understand and do to get it right.  While we won’t provide any tips on financing or legal considerations of owning rental properties we will provide a few […]

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