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$14,350: that’s the minimum cost of testing, retesting and cleaning a home with P contamination, according to Housing New Zealand. No wonder, then, that the use and production of P in rental properties is a growing problem for local landlords.

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Getting on with your tenants is great - but being too buddy-buddy can end up doing more harm than good. Using a property manager to keep a healthy distance between yourself and the people in your investment property is integral to making the most of your portfolio.

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Finding the right tenant for your rental property can feel like searching for a needle in a haystack. With over 450,000 renting households in New Zealand, a growing number of international visitors and students as well as rising property prices extending the time that people spend renting, it’s no wonder that the volume of renter inquiries can be overwhelming.

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It’s a good time to be a landlord in New Zealand. Not only is your property, on average, $55,000 more valuable than this time last year, according to TradeMe data, but median rents across the nation have also seen some serious gains.

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Mutual respect. It’s the key to any good relationship, from family and friends, to partners and business stakeholders. The same is true for a landlord and their tenants - without shared understanding and the ability for both parties to look after each other’s interests, then there is no chance for a mutually beneficial partnership to bloom.

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