Top Ways to Add Value to Your Garden

Most people will spruce up their property by decluttering and cleaning their house, but many people don’t realise how much impact their garden can have. Here are some easy ways to help ensure your garden adds value to your property before you put it on the market.

Building Plans and Consents – Will they add value when you sell?

Before you make any alterations, you need to think carefully about how this is going to add value to your property…

Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2020 – Summary of Changes

All landlords, including boarding house landlords, must comply with various legal obligations as governed by the Residential Tenancies Act (the Act). Starting from August 2020 through to August 2021, parts of the Act are being changed by the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill.

How to add value in the kitchen without breaking the bank

How to add value in the kitchen without breaking the bank If you’re planning on selling your home, the kitchen is a great place to start to add value. The kitchen is one of those spaces that can make or break the sale for many buyers, but before you make the decision to totally gut […]

Tips on heating your home

Strategies for heating open plan areas

In New Zealand, we love open plan living which eliminates barriers such as walls and doors that traditionally separated distinct functional areas. The flow that open plan living provides is well espoused by real estate agents as a highly sought-after feature of a property, unless you are trying to comply with the healthy homes heating standard. […]