More details on the coming capital gains tax on property

More details on the coming capital gains tax on property

A couple of weeks ago, tax officials released an issues paper following up on the “bright-line” test that was announced in the Government Budget in May.  The paper provides greater detail about how the new rules are intended to work.  They will apply to property acquired and sold from 1 October 2015. The new rules ..

House Hunting?

House Hunting?

Wow I used to think, buying a home would be easy, fun and exciting… But if I am absolutely honest with you all its not easy, its far from fun and after looking at quite a few houses it becomes not so exciting. In saying that once you actually do find and buy your first ..

Tips from Tash: First home help

Tips from Tash: First home help

Buying your first home is no easy task these days. The booming residential property market has seen house prices rising steadily, and Reserve Bank restrictions on loan-to-value ratios mean banks are able to lend to fewer buyers if they have a deposit of less than 20%. It’s tough out there, and as a result, we’re ..

Its Now Easier to Get a Home Loan

Its Now Easier to Get a Home Loan

Welcome Home Loan Changes!!! Changes made to KiwiSaver First Home Withdrawal and Housing NZ Subsidy As at the 1st April 2015 there has been a few significant changes to the Kiwisaver First Home Withdrawal and the Welcome Home Loan scheme which means you may now be eligible to get a mortgage. Here is a brief overview of what ..

Mortgage Adviser – What we do and how we can help YOU

Mortgage Adviser – What we do and how we can help YOU

There is a lot of misconception about what a Mortgage Adviser (also known as a Mortgage Broker) does. So we thought we would clear up any confusion, here are a few fast facts about Mortgage Advisers/Brokers: -          WE HELP YOU OBTAIN A MORTGAGE/LOAN we sit down with you and discuss your situation, how much you ..