Otago Property Investors Association Inc

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Recent updates

  • Tips of the Trade - How to best market your property for rent or sale
    Tips of the Trade - How to best market your property for rent or sale
    26-03-2024 more >>
  • Monthly Coffee Chat Group - March 2024
    Come along to our monthly coffee club. You can pop along have a coffee or some lunch and chat with like-minded investors. One of our Executive Committee members will be hosting as well as other OPIA executive members will be there so feel free to come along to chat or informally ask questions. You must register as if no one is registered to come it won't be held.
    23-03-2024 more >>
  • OPIA Bus Trip 2024
    Come along to our 2024 Bus Trip. Come along to the annual social and educational event to start off 2024. There will be several properties to have a look around Dunedin suburbs - We are keeping the properties a secret for now but come and enjoy the surprise. Please wear easy-to-remove footwear.
    27-02-2024 more >>
  • New resources for key stakeholders and potential unit title owneres
    Changes to the Unit Titles Act included new provisions that came into effect as of 9 May 2023 click here As part of this, MBIE have created new resources to support key stakeholders and potential unit title owners with the information needed to understand their rights, responsibilities, and obligations under the Act
    11-12-2023 more >>
  • Christmas Dinner- Saturday, 2 December 2023
    Always a festive and fun event! Please come join our popular Xmas celebrations at Impressions Manor Restaurant. This year we are having a buffet-style Chinese meal with one drink on arrival included.
    02-12-2023 more >>
  • Monetary policy to remain restrictive
    The Monetary Policy Committee today agreed to maintain the Official Cash Rate at 5.50%
    29-11-2023 more >>
  • Mitre10 Mega Dunedin Evening
    Please bring your friends and family for this interactive evening.
    16-11-2023 more >>
  • NZPIF Conference 2023 in QUEENSTOWN
    Come along to the NZPIF Conference for 2023 hosted by the OPIA in Queenstown from the 27th to the 29th of October. Speakers include Steve, Goody, Pru from Good Girls PM, Brad Olsen economist, Paula Bennett, Liam Malone and more Plus Hilary Barry as MC. To find out more information and to register head to: https://www.propertyconference.org.nz/
    27-10-2023 more >>
  • Monthly Coffee Chat Group - October 2023
    EARLY THIS MONTH DUE TO CONFERENCE. Come along to our monthly coffee club. You can pop along have a coffee or some lunch and chat with like-minded investors. President- Kathryn Seque is hosting and will have other OPIA executive members there as well so feel free to come along. You must register as if no one is registered to come it won't be held.
    21-10-2023 more >>
  • Monthly Coffee Chat Group - September 2023
    Come along to our monthly coffee club. You can pop along have a coffee or some lunch and chat with like-minded investors. President- Kathryn Seque is hosting and will have other OPIA executive members there as well so feel free to come along. You must register as if no one is registered to come it won't be held.
    30-09-2023 more >>
  • New research confirms NZPIF call for ability to have long term tenancy option
    New research from Motu found that the level of well being of a tenant related to the length of time the tenant had been in one tenancy. The NZPIF has been advocating for the ability to provide this since February 2022
    29-09-2023 more >>
  • Forget the sterotype of the "typical landlord"
    In this article Miriam Bell describes the experience of Cat Slater who only owns two rentals both in Auckland purchased to fund her retirement.
    29-09-2023 more >>
  • PlaceMakers Evening ‘Protecting Your Asset and maximising Returns’
    At PlaceMakers we know property investment, and whilst we need to keep costs low, we also know the cost if a shower or basin mixer fails and its out of warranty. We also know that whether your in the student or residential market, a quality property will get a quality return and more importantly quality tenants. We’ll outline our special OPIA member discounts, and showcase some great products that are super popular with landlords to enhance and often protect your investment. Well also have some of our best Tradies on hand to impart some great knowledge on protecting and enhancing your investment as well. Supper and Refreshments will be served across the evening. Well also have some special ‘Night Only’ deals!
    26-09-2023 more >>
  • Who pays the tax. An opinion piece by Peter Lewis
    There is much misunderstanding around the deductibility of mortgage interest for tax purposes relating to residential investment property.
    24-09-2023 more >>
  • North End Update - 2024 Renting Season Update
    Join very experienced Property Managers of student rentals, Stef Wade and Kirstin Bevin, along with 2 representatives from Campus Watch for an update on the 2024 renting season. You are very welcome to bring any questions to form part of the general discussion. This event is open to all members but will focus on the Campus area of Dunedin.
    12-09-2023 more >>
  • Monthly Coffee Chat Group - August 2023
    Come along to our monthly coffee club. You can pop along have a coffee or some lunch and chat with like-minded investors. President- Kathryn Seque is hosting and will have other OPIA executive members there as well so feel free to come along. You must register as if no one is registered to come it won't be held.
    26-08-2023 more >>
  • Prefabricated Homes & Sleepouts - Titan Homes
    Titan Homes specializes as builders of small homes that can be transported nationwide. With factories in both Auckland and Dunedin and a range of designs, layouts and sizes, a tiny home could be a future investment property to add to your portfolio. Andy Hamilton, South Island Manager, will speak about the concept and answer all your burning questions. Have a look at the website www.titanhomes.co.nz in the meantime.
    22-08-2023 more >>
  • Official Cash rate stays at 5.5%
    The current level of interest rates is constraining spending and hence inflation pressure, as anticipated and required. The Committee agreed that the OCR needs to stay at restrictive levels for the foreseeable future to ensure annual consumer price inflation returns to the 1 to 3% target range, while supporting maximum sustainable employment.
    16-08-2023 more >>
  • Monthly Coffee Chat Group - July 2023
    Come along to our monthly coffee club. You can pop along have a coffee or some lunch and chat with like-minded investors. President- Kathryn Seque is hosting and will have other OPIA executive members there as well so feel free to come along. You must register as if no one is registered to come it won't be held.
    29-07-2023 more >>
  • In-store Bunnings Evening
    Click into the event to see invite poster
    25-07-2023 more >>
  • Official Cash rate remains at 5.50%
    The Monetary Policy Committee today agreed to leave the Official Cash Rate (OCR) at 5.50%.
    12-07-2023 more >>
  • Hon Michael Woodhouse, Shadow Leader of the House, National Party
    Hon Michael Woodhouse, Shadow Leader of the House, National Party. Read more about his background here https://michaelwoodhouse.national.org.nz/about-menu
    11-07-2023 more >>
  • Property Chat Night Social Event
    EVENT POSTPONED NEW DATE TBC. Come down to the offices for a fun informal night to talk shop with like-minded investors. Drinks and nibbles will be provided. Bring a friend who can be a member or is not all welcome.
    06-07-2023 more >>
  • CoreLogic releases latest house price index
    Radio NZ reports that house prices have fallen yet again as higher interest rates continue to limit demand for properties. CoreLogic's latest house price index showed property values fell 1.2 percent in June, down 10.6 percent from a year ago.
    06-07-2023 more >>
  • Tim Horsbrugh's letter to the editor - rental property owners are a necessity
    This article was published on the 5th of July in the Masterton Times Age
    05-07-2023 more >>

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