News from Otago

Otago Market Insight - Industrial (November 2019)

New-builds are continuing in suburban / secondary industrial areas. Refitting and expansion of existing / older stock is...

Posted 25 days ago

Otago Market Insight - Commercial Office (November 2019)

Demand is strong  for refitted space, with relocation of hospital rebuild tenants and consolidation of government tenant...

Posted 25 days ago

Otago Market Insight - Retail (November 2019)

Prime retail rents have plateaued and demand is more limited. There has been uptake recently of prime vacancies at previ...

Posted 25 days ago

Rateable values for residential property valuation

The Rateable Value or RV of your home is set by your local council for the purpose of calculating how much to charge you...

Posted 2 years ago

House insurance definitions – reinstatement, replication and replacement

When insuring your house it is important that you understand the different definitions for house insurance cover and how...

Posted 2 years ago

House Valuation – how much cover do I need to insure my home?

House insurance in New Zealand is largely based on a Total Sum Insured system, where you and your insurance company agre...

Posted 2 years ago

Changes in house insurance in New Zealand

House insurance in New Zealand underwent a significant change in 2013, following the Christchurch earthquakes. The indus...

Posted 2 years ago