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While it surprising to see that 92% of renters aspire to actually own their own home, less than half of them think that they will never achieve that dream. Chief economist for the HIA Tim Reardon says that is a big concern for his organization...

It's interesting to see the figures from the Reserve Bank in New Zealand, the first available after easing of LVR rules there. They show that the NZ banks started to use their new freedom last month, lifting the share of high LVR lending to owner...

Disruption is the go to word that signals change in a market sector that is both popular and in need of re-modeling.  No surprise then that the finance sector is undergoing change.  Today I will tell you about a new home loan promising to help...

The media constantly declares certain suburbs as hotspots for investors based on some spurious research. It is compelling to look back and fact check.  The Suburbanite negative growth report will expose the areas investors must avoid based on results.  Anna Porter walks us through the...

Michael LaFido is a top-producing luxury Realtor based in Chicago.  He is now the author of 3 books about marketing and selling luxury property.  Michael explains the importance of superior marketing when positioning a home for sale versus “traditional marketing” methods. Transcripts: Kevin:   Michael LaFido is a...

New research has revealed the locations across the country where property prices will not even keep up with inflation over the next three years. The analysis by sellorhold.com.au found that one in seven property markets in Australia will likely have negative capital growth between now...

While the Finance Royal Commission in Australia has had a negative impact on bank customer satisfaction in Australia, particularly the big four, it appears that this has not generally been felt by the Australian banks operating in New Zealand. Michele Levine from Roy Morgan will...

I attended a breakfast meeting recently where Brisbane was highlighted as one of the markets in Australia that is going to do quite well this year. Momentum Wealth is also tipping Brisbane along with Perth as the markets to watch.  Emma Everett from Momentum joins...

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