The new year is a perfect opportunity to not only start fresh with healthier mind & body, but also consider your financial wellbeing.
New Year Resolutions and Your Finances
4 Ways You Can Help Your Kids Buy Their 1st Home
In this day & age it's not uncommon for 1st Home Buyers to need a helping hand to get into a home.
And often the first place they look for that help - is the good old
'Bank of Mum & Dad'
If you're in the position to help them get a foot onto the property ladder (& want to of course) There are a few different ways to go about it.
8 HANDY WEBSITES FOR HOME OWNERS & FUTURE HOME OWNERS
There is an amazing amount of information on the web and you can Google almost anything with instant results. But I thought it would be a good idea to introduce you to some specific websites which are very helpful when budgeting, building or purchasing a home. They all provide some great information and generally very easy to navigate around and understand
Buying a Home with a Family Member or Friends
With the average house price in New Zealand being at least 6 times the average income and Auckland housing affordability around 9 times the average income, it may seem nearly impossible to live the dream of owning your own home. However, over recent years we’ve seen a shift in the types of home loan applications we receive – with an increase in family members or friends purchasing homes together to get onto the property ladder.
Meth 'Contamination' What Property Owners Need to Know