Within the last few months we have seen and heard of multiple cases, for example in Greymouth, Christchurch and Auckland, where tenants have had anti-social incidents that have resulted in either full-time security guards being placed outside houses or trespass notices being given to tenants to prevent them from disturbing their neighbours in Kainga Ora houses. 26-02-2021 more >>
In an opinion piece in the Sunday Star Times on 7 February, Bernard Hickey once again made unfounded, inaccurate and untrue statements about rental property providers in New Zealand. 15-02-2021 more >>
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand - Te PÅ«tea Matua is putting in place more stringent loan-to-value ratio (LVR) restrictions to reduce the risks to financial stability caused by high-risk mortgage lending. The LVR restrictions do not apply to new residential construction. 09-02-2021 more >>
9th Feb 2021- 7pm for 7:30pm Start
Chisholm Golf Club
Come along as the OPIA Exec very informally go through the RTA changes that take effect a few days later on the 11th Feb. Get prepared and ask all your questions.
REGISTRATIONS FOR ZOOM ARE NOW CLOSED. IF YOU WISH TO ATTEND AND HAVENT ALREADY REGISTERED YOU CAN NOW ONLY REGISTER TO COME IN PERSON 09-02-2021 more >>
The NZPIF agrees with the Privacy Commissioner NZPIF response to the Privacy Commissioner that the collection, retention, and disclosure of personal information on tenants must be open and fair. 04-02-2021 more >>