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 […]

Foreign home ownership clarification

You would have already seen in the news that foreigners will not be able to buy existing houses in New Zealand from around the beginning of 2018 and expected to pass in before Christmas 2017.   The new Prime minister said “Anyone who was not either a citizen or resident of New Zealand would not […]

What Tenants Really Want – Survey out Now

Have you asked what your tenant really wants or are you just saying   “What they get is what they get, take it or leave it.”   Believe it or not, tenants are a lot smarter and have more choice than what we actually believe. More and more tenants are asking for warmer dryer houses, […]