Tag: Affordable housing

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Monetary Policy Review: Cash on the Ground

The tone of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand has turned surprisingly hawkish. Here’s our analysis of what rising interest rates means for you.

Getting Priced Out of the Market? Blame TINA

It’s more powerful than fear. More powerful than Covid. Here’s why this X factor has become the biggest driver of investment decisions today.

Property vs Shares: Which Offers You a Better Yield?

Here’s what they don’t tell you: Investing in residential property is highly stressful and gives you a low yield. So what’s the alternative?

How the Price Storm Could Burst the Kiwi Bubble

How quickly could inflation fears kickstart a rise in interest rates? Here’s what’s at stake for our debt-fuelled housing bubble.

How Investors Could Solve the Housing Crisis

Investing in the stock market and solving the housing crisis aren’t mutually exclusive. They are more closely connected than you might think.

The Dingo, the Baby, and New Zealand’s Housing Market

It’s a clear case of market failure, but our government hasn’t done much. Here’s why our housing crisis needs to be urgently addressed.

Help! They Just Made Housing Uninvestable

It’s a massive shake-up. Property investors are now facing tougher restrictions. Here’s why it’s time to urgently diversify into stocks.

The Kiwi Dream: Have Millennials Missed Out on Housing?

House prices have escalated sharply in recent years. It’s a generational dilemma. Do millennials still have a shot at home ownership?

Would You Still Buy That House if Mortgage Rates Hit 16%?

The true rate of inflation has been underestimated in New Zealand. Housing is the main cause. Here are 3 ways we could fix this problem.

Housing Debt Crisis: $300 Billion and Climbing

New Zealand’s housing debt is now so large that it now comprises almost the entire economy. Can we solve this addiction? Is it too late?

Silver Bullet: Here’s How We Solve the Kiwi Housing Crisis

It’s shocking: New Zealand has the highest rate of homelessness in the OECD. How has it reached this point? Here’s our urgent solution.

Is Covid Creating a Hidden Opportunity in Property?

Covid could see a further slide in home ownership. And a concentration of housing in the hands of the wealthy. How do we get around this?

Affordable Housing Is within Our Grasp

This is not science fiction anymore. Companies are making and delivering 3D printed houses to the market place, now. There is more affordable housing now.

Why Taxing Airbnb Could Be a Recipe for Disaster

Renters in Mount Maunganui are being kicked out of properties to make room for Airbnb guests. Here’s why the local council needs to stay out of it.

The Mayor of Wellington Wants to Buy You a House

Wellington mayor Justin Lester has a bold strategy to transform the city into the next Paris. But is this really a good thing?