Guest speaker - Trish Nicholson. MBIE, OUR Local mediator.
Trish has been a mediator in tenancy since the introduction of the Residential Tenancies Act 1986
Sarah King will bring members up to date with the log in and access to areas for landlords section of the web page. 28-09-2016 more >>
The NZPIF recently surveyed members to estimate the cost of damage claims over the past year. Read the background to this request and how the NZPIF is working hard to ensure that landlords do not bear the full financial burden of unintentional damage and neither are tenants financially ruined through a mistake or accident. 23-09-2016 more >>
A target of around 3000 emergency housing places funded per year has been exceeded and Social Housing Minister Paula Bennett is seeking even more places to help house vulnerable New Zealanders. 20-09-2016 more >>
Parliament has today passed housing legislation which will ensure house building momentum continues in Auckland and enable the Special Housing Area (SHA) process to be used in other areas for a further three years, Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith says 08-09-2016 more >>
n 2009, a tenant called Mrs Osaki left a pot of oil unattended on the stove. A fire broke out that caused over $200,000 of damage. The property was repaired through the owners insurance, but the insurance company decided to seek the cost of the damage from the Osaki's. 07-09-2016 more >>