News and Publications

The Fire Emergency Levy

Are you paying too much? What is the Fire Emergency Levy? The Fire Emergency Levy provides around 95% of the funding for...

Posted 4 months ago

Depreciation and Commercial Property

Are you making the most of what you're entitled to? Background The 2010 Budget introduced changes to the depreciation ra...

Posted 4 months ago

TelferYoung – Update re COVID-19 Virus

COVID-19 and its impact continues to be fluid, fast moving and unprecedented. Property is first and foremost a people bu...

Posted 6 months ago

Falling Pedestrian Counts in Provincial CBDs

What does this mean for your commercial investment property? For property investors, pedestrian counts reveal more than ...

Posted 7 months ago

Future proof your property’s insurance valuations

How has the process and importance of residential property insurance changed throughout New Zealand? Historically, and u...

Posted 10 months ago

What rural property owners need to know about the action plan for healthy waterways

How tighter regulations may impact the land value and limit the uses of your rural property In 2011, the government issu...

Posted 10 months ago

When buying a business, what do you need to know about the commercial property?

Here are some key things to consider when assessing commercial property for your business When looking to purchase an ex...

Posted 11 months ago

Impact of historically low interest rates

Recent changes in the New Zealand market have seen a significant drop in property mortgage interest rates In New Zealand...

Posted 1 year ago

Succession planning for rural property owners

Create security for your rural property, with strategic succession planning The New Zealand farming industry is large an...

Posted 1 year ago

How building measurements affect your rentable space

What measurements are important to the value of your commercial rentable area? When a property is valued, comparison and...

Posted 1 year ago

Investing in a heritage building?

What residential property buyers need to be aware of when buying or selling a heritage property Although New Zealand is ...

Posted 1 year ago

No capital gains tax: what this means for rural property investors

We explore the pros and cons of a CGT-free future On April 17, the Government announced it will not go through with its ...

Posted 1 year ago

The latest trends in commercial insurance premiums

What impact do insurance increases have on your commercial property? Over recent years, New Zealand’s risk factor has in...

Posted 1 year ago

Healthy Homes Standards and the changes to rental regulations

What this means for residential investment properties and flats Last month, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil ...

Posted 2 years ago

Is the traditional NZ dairy farm commercially sustainable?

It’s a question those in the dairy farming industry have been asking, is traditional New Zealand dairy farming still a v...

Posted 2 years ago

ECE Investment

Should you invest in Early Childhood Education Centres? The early childhood education sector in New Zealand has experien...

Posted 2 years ago

Infill housing: how it affects your property value

Are you up to speed with what’s affecting your residential property value? As many cities and towns across New Zealand e...

Posted 2 years ago

The latest issues facing the dairy industry: Mycoplasma bovis

Anything that presents a risk to our dairy industry should be taken very seriously. Our dairy industry plays a vital par...

Posted 2 years ago

Types of land use: what are your options?

How to change land use and what you should know about land use consent Have you thought about changing what you use your...

Posted 2 years ago