Message from the Director

What a fantastic kickstart to the launch of Inspire Real Estate’s sales division. We anticipated a warm reception from our clients, but this really has been quite a humbling experience… Our recruitment campaign across the country (in search of high-quality agents), has certainly drawn out some mighty fine salespeople, and we’re absolutely looking forward to […]

Insulation Is Now Law

Insulation is compulsory in all rental homes covered by the Residential Tenancies Act from 1 July 2019, of course if you are reading this article we have passed the 1 st July 2019 deadline. The insulation guidelines were introduced with the new Healthy  Homes Act. Below I will share with you what is and isn’t […]

Rental Update

The New Zealand rental market continues to go from strength to strength as the average rental price in New Zealand is up 4.2% compared to November last year. If you exclude Auckland it would be 7.1%. As property prices increase across the country in the smaller towns so do rents. It’s been an exceptional year […]

Should you rent your investment property through Airbnb?

Should you rent your investment property through Airbnb?

Airbnb has become a popular rental accommodation option for many around the world.  It enables anyone with either a holiday home, existing house, a room or spare space to be rented out for the night or short-term.   Airbnb has seen massive growth since it started in 2007 and is valued around $31billion according to […]

Rental prices continue to increase across the country

Rental prices continue to increase across the country

According to Trademe statistics rental prices are up across the county comparing September 2017 to September 2018.  The only blip is Gisborne which has seen a massive 16.10% drop in rental price comparing September 2017 to September 2018.  The South Island saw the biggest rises overall with the West Coast, Otago and Marlborough in the […]

Inspire – Trusted across the breadth of the country

Inspire – Trusted across the breadth of the country

Over the last 10 years Inspire Property Management has built a rental management company across New Zealand which landlords and tenants can trust and rely on.  We are here to serve those with investment properties and those who are looking for accommodation no matter what part of the country you maybe in.   Because of […]

Healthy Homes Guarantee Act comes into effect 2019

Healthy Homes Guarantee Act comes into effect 2019

Time is counting down to the start of the Healthy Homes Guarantee Act which starts on 1 July 2019.   We want to remind all our landlords that rental properties must be insulated in the roof and under neath the flooring where applicable.  For some properties this is not possible because of either concrete flooring […]

Banning overseas buyers

Banning overseas buyers

Its been 2 years in the making and on October 22nd 2018 the new Overseas Investment Amendment Bill became law, restricting overseas buyers from buying existing housing in New Zealand.   Let’s look at what this means and who this affects.   The government wants to slow down the property prices in New Zealand and […]