Are we the most overpriced property market in the world?

The media tells us every second day we are the most overpriced property market in the world Are we really that bad? Who on earth believes that journalists know as much about the market as you and me? Do they …



What happens to old concrete?

Concrete Disposal

Around 850,000 tonnes of construction and demolition waste ends up in New Zealand landfills each year.
New constructions consistently replace old ones, but what happens with concrete when it’s served its purpose?



How will new Government policy affect property investment?

There are a raft of policy changes in the works that affect residential property investments. With brightline tests, capital gains taxes and new requirements for heating and ventilation, the impact is going to be far-reaching.



When to trim your shelterbelts

Shelterbelt Trimming

With the right expertise, a professional trim can also encourage more growth and train the hedge into the shape you want it.



4 ways to remove a tree stump


If you’ve had a tree cut down or a tree on your property has fallen over, you know what an eyesore a tree stump can be. If you leave the stump behind it not only poses a safety risk and …



Meth – Is Your Insurance Going To Cover It?

meth rental insurance

I was asked recently by one of our members how to do a credit check. I was thinking about this request when an important email came in from IAG about Meth contamination. IAG is the market leader in New Zealand …