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August 2018

Million-dollar Wellington houses: 382 of them sold in six months

By |August 14th, 2018|Categories: Wellington real estate blog|

Press Release – Real Estate Institute Of New Zealand The number of million-dollar plus properties sold around New Zealand in the first half of 2018 increased by [...]

Anti-money laundering act brings new rules when dealing with lawyers

By |August 14th, 2018|Categories: Wellington real estate blog|

Lawyers, Fiona Nicholson, left, and Karen Venables, discuss the new anti-money laundering act and how it affects clients. Imagine this scenario: You've known someone since kindergarten and they [...]

Kiwibank fires the opening round in the battle for KiwiBuild customers, offering to pre-approve 90% mortgages and contribute $2000 towards buyers’ legal or moving costs

By |August 13th, 2018|Categories: Wellington real estate blog|

Kiwibank says it will pre-approve mortgages for up to 90% of the price of KiwiBuild homes, and will also contribute $2000 towards buyers' moving or legal expenses. The announcement [...]