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Buying A House? Don’t Get Ripped Off!

Buying a house is probably one of the biggest purchases you will ever make. It makes sense that you want to be protective of your cash and shop around for the best deals on a mortgage, real estate agency and the home itself. In life, there are risks with buying anything, but that doesn’t mean […]

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Managing Your Own Small Construction Site

So you’re ready to get on with your new home build – congratulations. Working with your builder will be your most important relationship and even more so if is also your project manager. Whether you choose to manage your new build yourself or elect your Architect, builder or someone else a good understanding of what’s […]

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Turn your home into a personal health spa

People often forget that home is where the heart is. It’s where we spend time with our families, it’s where we cook up delicious meals and it’s also where we spend a lot of our lives. It goes without saying that a well-designed and comfortable and healthy home can help you in more ways than […]

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Making Money From Your Home: What Are Your Options?

When you own your own home, most of the time, it’s because you wanted to create somewhere special for your family. But when you do choose to buy over rent, you have to realize that you’re dealing with a really great investment opportunity too. Because buying property is an investment, whether you meant it to […]

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Making Your Property as Accessible as Possible

When it comes to selling a property, you want to ensure that you open it up to the widest audience possible. After all, the more accessible it is, the larger the pool of potential buyers who will be attracted to it. You’ll be glad to know that there are a few different things you can […]

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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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How to Sell Your Property Fast

Selling a house is like an art. It takes a lot of creativity and experience in order to truly appeal to home buyers. Many homes are left unsold on the market when all they needed is a little sprucing up to make them perfectly viable homes for people to own. Don’t let your next property […]

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Acceptably Jacking Up The Price When Selling Your Home

Selling a property, especially a home is never easy as pie. The modern house market is very varied and thanks to innovations, there are many different classes, types, styles, tiers and extra features that have to be calculated into the overall price. Determined by these factors is the pure and simple nature of affluent buyers […]

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Heating & Cooling – the Ductless AC Difference

Depending on how well you know HVAC systems, you may or may not be aware of another option to home heating and cooling — Ductless AC installations. There are several key differences between a ductless mini-split system and a whole-house system. Depending on the particular needs of your home or office, you may be better […]

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How to Ensure You Get the Best Deal When Purchasing a Condo

If you’ve decided that you’re ready to wade into the red-hot Minneapolis real estate market, then there’s no doubt there’s a fair amount of excitement pushing you forward. Whether you are looking for your first home or condo or you’re looking to scale up from your current condo, there is typically a decent amount of […]

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What Happens If Your Default On a Mortgage Loan?

When you apply for a mortgage loan, it’s usually hard to predict the unexpected. You could lose your ability to make your monthly mortgage payments due to an illness, job loss or other problem. When this happens, you’re likely to get a foreclosure on your home. In most cases, you and your lender will sign […]

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Pesky Mistakes to Avoid When Moving House

Moving house is fraught with all sorts of difficulties and annoyances, but some are bigger than others. You obviously want to ensure that the process goes as smoothly as possible, and there are plenty of ways that you can ensure this happens. Here, we will talk through a few of the most common mistakes that […]

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Annual Rental Income Growth Stagnant In Auckland

Auckland annual rent growth is surprising at around half of what it was in 2016 despite rental prices for urban properties in New Zealand having reached an all-time high. The average cost of renting in New Zealand is now more expensive than it was in the past, with the median weekly rent rising about 6.3% […]

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