Hawke's Bay Property Investors' Association
Latest insights from ASB on the housing marketASB reports lower mortgage raters and higher prices
27-08-2020 more >>
Huge taxpayer cost to achieve the Green Party's housing policyThe Green Party has announced that, if it forms part of the next Government with Labour, it would build 5,000 new State Houses per year and create a sustainable, non-profit rental sector through Crown financial guarantees for community housing providers.
14-08-2020 more >>
OCR being held at 0.25%Statement by the Reserve Bank Governor says that the Monetary Policy Committee agreed to expand the Large Scale Asset Purchase (LSAP) programme up to $100 billion so as to further lower retail interest rates in order to achieve its remit. The eligible assets remain the same and the Official Cash Rate (OCR) is being held at 0.25 percent in accordance with the guidance issued on 16 March.
12-08-2020 more >>
The real reason for changes to the RTAMarama Davidson has revealed the real reason for changes to the Residential Tenancies Act. In a speech during the debate on the Bill in Parliament this week, she said the Bill â€œwill incentivise property owners to move out of owning property for rental purposes.
07-08-2020 more >>
NZPIF challenges statements made by the Associate Minister of HousingThe Associate Minister of Housing Kris Faafoi issued a press release last night regarding the passing of the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill.Â The President of the NZ Property Investorsâ€™ Federation, Andrew King, challenges statements made in this release.Â
06-08-2020 more >>
Sad day for tenants and landlordsToday Parliament has passed under urgency the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill. This bill has some major changes for both tenants and landlords alike, and none of them are good news.
05-08-2020 more >>
Government delivers on rental reforms promiseThe Government has delivered on its promise to New Zealanders to modernise tenancy laws with the passing of the Residential Tenancies Amendment (RTA) Bill 2020 today, says Associate Minister of Housing (Public Housing), Kris Faafoi.
05-08-2020 more >>
Ready2Rent - an education initiative for tenantsThe Ready2Rent programme was started in the Hawkes Bay in 2016. It is a Hawkâ€™s Bay District Health Board-led initiative to reduce the number of children with rheumatic fever and other breathing issues admitted to Hawkes Bayâ€™s hospitals. The
01-08-2020 more >>