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Suspend or revive your licence

By   /  April 9, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Suspend or revive your licence

Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Suspend or revive your licence Voluntarily suspension You can suspend your licence for up to 7 years. If you have an agent’s or branch manager’s licence, you must have done 3 years’ real estate agency work in the last 10 years to be eligible to renew your […]

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Signing an agency agreement

By   /  March 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Signing an agency agreement

Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Signing an agency agreement Summary of important things to know An agency agreement is a legally binding contract between you, the seller of the property, and a real estate agency. Sole agency agreements and general agency agreements allow different things. You can negotiate what’s in an […]

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Understanding the sale and purchase agreement when selling

By   /  March 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Understanding the sale and purchase agreement when selling

Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Understanding the sale and purchase agreement when selling Summary of important things to know You must sign a written sale and purchase agreement when you sell a property. Always check your sale and purchase agreement with a lawyer or conveyancer before signing. You need to read […]

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Understanding the sale and purchase agreement when buying

By   /  March 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Understanding the sale and purchase agreement when buying

Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Understanding the sale and purchase agreement when buying Summary of important things to know You must sign a written sale and purchase agreement when you buy a property. Always check your sale and purchase agreement with a lawyer or conveyancer before signing. You need to read […]

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Compliance statistics

By   /  March 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Compliance statistics

Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Compliance statistics Complaint outcomes Graph 1: Complaint outcomes Graph 1 shows 33% of complaints received in the last 13 months have been referred to a Complaints Assessment Committee (CAC) for resolution, 29% have been resolved by consumer information, 22% by compliance advice, 8% through resolution between […]

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Licensing statistics

By   /  March 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Licensing statistics

Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Licensing statistics Licence numbers Table 1: Licence numbers   Graph 1: Licensing numbers annual comparison   New licences issued Graph 2: New licence applications approved   Regional breakdown of licensees Table 2: Regional distribution of licensees by status   Table 3: Regional distribution of individual licensees […]

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Industry Newsletter December 2017

By   /  December 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Industry Newsletter December 2017

Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Industry Newsletter December 2017 Tēnā koutou 2017 has been a challenging year for the real estate industry thanks to the widely reported slowdown in sales. We’ve also seen the first change in government since the REAA was established, with the impact of this to be revealed […]

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MovingPros Award Winners Announced | PR.co.nz

By   /  December 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Housing, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand, Removals  /  Comments Off on MovingPros Award Winners Announced | PR.co.nz

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Release/Statement Headline: MovingPros Award Winners Announced | PR.co.nz (PR.co.nz) Taking out the top spot of Mover of the Year was Auckland moving company Citymove Ltd, followed by Easy Move Furniture Removals and Suburban Metro Relocations rounding out the top three spots. Some of the more well-known national […]

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Bryce Edwards’ Political Roundup: The Coalition’s very clever ban on foreign house sales

By   /  November 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Economics, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Housing, Immigration, Lead, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NZ Politics, Pacific Region, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards’ Political Roundup: The Coalition’s very clever ban on foreign house sales

Bryce Edwards’ Political Roundup: The Coalition’s very clever ban on foreign house sales Dr Bryce Edwards. The new coalition government looks set to record a big political win with its very clever plan to ban house sales to foreigners. Previously Labour’s policy of banning foreigners from buying houses in New Zealand had appeared to be […]

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Industry Newsletter October 2017

By   /  October 31, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Industry Newsletter October 2017

Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Industry Newsletter October 2017 Tēnā koutou After weeks of waiting, we finally have a new Government. It remains to be seen what implications will be for our industry. In the meantime, here’s what you can read about in this newsletter: Top five issues in complaints and […]

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Industry Newsletter July 2017

By   /  July 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Industry Newsletter July 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Industry Newsletter July 2017 Welcome to our July update. We have a lot to share with you, including a key Tribunal decision, news about REAA and information we hope will be useful to you in your work. What’s happening at REAA? We have […]

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Kelray Heating ensures bungee jumpers body temperature doesn’t fall

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland, Housing, Outdoor Heating, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand, Retail, Shopping  /  Comments Off on Kelray Heating ensures bungee jumpers body temperature doesn’t fall

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand – PR.co.nz – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Kelray Heating ensures bungee jumpers body temperature doesn’t fall (PR.co.nz) Glenfield based outdoor heating manufacturer, Kelray Heating has recently been selected to install their range of heaters at AJ Hackett Bungee, beneath Auckland’s Harbour Bridge. Kelray was selected as […]

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Green Party: Well, they would say that wouldn’t they?

By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, affordable housing, capital gains tax, CGT, Economy, Work, & Welfare, first home buyers, Green Party, Housing, housing crisis, IMF, James Shaw, Labour, negative gearing, OECD, Opposition News, Politics, renters' rights, renting, Reserve Bank, tax, The Issues  /  Comments Off on Green Party: Well, they would say that wouldn’t they?

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Green Party: Well, they would say that wouldn’t they? Property investors’ lobby groups have been up in arms this week about Labour and Green parties’ plans to close tax loopholes and fix the housing market. That’s probably a good thing. Like an investor in any […]

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Industry Newsletter April 2017

By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Industry Newsletter April 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Industry Newsletter April 2017 Welcome to the autumn newsletter. There is certainly a lot going on in the real estate sector – which is perhaps why there is so much to share with you in this edition. It’s a busy time at REAA […]

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Point England: An almighty mess in the making

By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland, Campaign, Dotterel, Environment & Resource Management, Eugenie Sage, Green Party, Housing, Marama Davidson, Ngati Paoa, Nick Smith, Opposition News, papakainga, Point England, Politics, rma, tamaki, Tamaki redevelopment, Te Whanake, The Issues, tuturiwhatu  /  Comments Off on Point England: An almighty mess in the making

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Point England: An almighty mess in the making A special joint blog from Marama Davidson, Green Party social housing spokesperson and Eugenie Sage, Green Party environment spokesperson. A Treaty settlement, environmental planning, affordable housing, threatened native species and recreation spaces are all in play in […]

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First Landlord Conviction under new Tenancy Law Reform

By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland, Government, Housing, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on First Landlord Conviction under new Tenancy Law Reform

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand – PR.co.nz – Press Release/Statement: Headline: First Landlord Conviction under new Tenancy Law Reform (PR.co.nz) Building and Construction Minister Dr Nick Smith has welcomed the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE) Tenancy Compliance and Investigations Team’s first successful prosecution of a landlord for renting […]

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Walking the walk on the Living Wage

By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland, auckland university, Economy, Work, & Welfare, fair pay, Green Party, Housing, living wage, Opposition News, Politics, Tertiary Education, TEU, Union  /  Comments Off on Walking the walk on the Living Wage

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Walking the walk on the Living Wage 1200 staff from the University of Auckland are stopping work today – calling on the Vice-Chancellor to offer union members a fair and equitable increase in pay. We’re really supportive of this effort and the work that the […]

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Wellington First Home and Apartment Builders $5000 Rate Discount

By   /  March 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Government, Housing, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Wellington First Home and Apartment Builders $5000 Rate Discount

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Release/Statement Headline: Wellington First Home and Apartment Builders $5000 Rate Discount (PR.co.nz) “Affordable housing is one of the things we all love about Wellington. It’s what attracts people to come and build their lives here,” Wellington Mayor, Justin Lester says. “In the face of a shortage of […]

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Industry Newsletter February 2017

By   /  February 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Industry Newsletter February 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Industry Newsletter February 2017 STATISTICS   I hope 2017 has started well for you all. While many New Zealanders enjoy holidays and long weekends over summer, I know that for many of you this is a busy time of year. In this newsletter […]

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Unlicensed agents will be brought to account says REAA

By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Unlicensed agents will be brought to account says REAA

MIL OSI – Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Unlicensed agents will be brought to account says REAA The recent prosecution of an Auckland man for unlicensed trading sends a clear message to those operating on the fringes of real estate activity, says Real Estate Agents Authority (REAA) chief executive Kevin Lampen-Smith.​ […]

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