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Motu study argues there are 4 key factors behind faster growing NZ towns and cities including sunshine hours and proximity to Auckland
21st Nov 14, 11:51am
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Motu study argues there are 4 key factors behind faster growing NZ towns and cities including sunshine hours and proximity to Auckland
Draft Responsible Lending Code says lenders should review fees if the fees are generating a profit
19th Nov 14, 4:00pm
Draft Responsible Lending Code says lenders should review fees if the fees are generating a profit
Government releases draft Responsible Lending Code
18th Nov 14, 8:54am
Government releases draft Responsible Lending Code
MBIE calls for views on proposals to extend laws on what lenders must pay borrowers who repay loans in full early
7th Nov 14, 5:00am
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MBIE calls for views on proposals to extend laws on what lenders must pay borrowers who repay loans in full early
MBIE discussion document sets out proposals for prescribing the costs of borrowing and minimum repayment warnings on credit cards
6th Nov 14, 5:00am
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MBIE discussion document sets out proposals for prescribing the costs of borrowing and minimum repayment warnings on credit cards
Westpac boss says the Govt gets the best value banking in NZ as Westpac goes head to head with rivals to try and retain its long running contract
4th Nov 14, 4:00pm
Westpac boss says the Govt gets the best value banking in NZ as Westpac goes head to head with rivals to try and retain its long running contract
MBIE seeks panel of risk financing and insurance intermediary service providers for $130m of annual government business
31st Oct 14, 5:00am
MBIE seeks panel of risk financing and insurance intermediary service providers for $130m of annual government business
Landlords may be cheering capital gains but low rental yields make bargains hard to find
24th Oct 14, 2:32pm
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Landlords may be cheering capital gains but low rental yields make bargains hard to find
The number of rented dwellings increased by 17,592 in the year to September with 7,821 of them in Auckland
20th Oct 14, 2:45pm
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The number of rented dwellings increased by 17,592 in the year to September with 7,821 of them in Auckland
MBIE evaluating expressions of interest in Govt's banking business
16th Oct 14, 5:00am
MBIE evaluating expressions of interest in Govt's banking business
MBIE says it has received a 'good number' of expressions of interest in government's banking business
19th Sep 14, 5:23pm
MBIE says it has received a 'good number' of expressions of interest in government's banking business
Govt moving to all-of-govt risk financing and insurance strategy with central govt agencies spending about $180m on insurance annually
19th Sep 14, 9:44am
Govt moving to all-of-govt risk financing and insurance strategy with central govt agencies spending about $180m on insurance annually
NZ Law Society calls for visual diagrams to help borrowers understand fees and interest over the life of a credit contract
18th Sep 14, 5:00am
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NZ Law Society calls for visual diagrams to help borrowers understand fees and interest over the life of a credit contract
Auckland Council may face legal action over 'incorrect' earthquake notice on building being converted to upmarket apartments
18th Sep 14, 5:00am
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Auckland Council may face legal action over 'incorrect' earthquake notice on building being converted to upmarket apartments
Rents lag property values in Auckland, but in Wellington and Christchurch the reverse was true
15th Sep 14, 4:54pm
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Rents lag property values in Auckland, but in Wellington and Christchurch the reverse was true
Commerce Commission says Responsible Lending Code should be adaptive to innovative products and practices from lenders
11th Sep 14, 4:00pm
Commerce Commission says Responsible Lending Code should be adaptive to innovative products and practices from lenders
Lenders should ensure borrowers will be able to service mortgages if interest rates rise significantly, RBNZ says
10th Sep 14, 5:00am
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Lenders should ensure borrowers will be able to service mortgages if interest rates rise significantly, RBNZ says
Banking Ombudsman calls for special treatment for payday lending and loan sharking in Responsible Lending Code
8th Sep 14, 5:00am
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Banking Ombudsman calls for special treatment for payday lending and loan sharking in Responsible Lending Code
Claims on 4,283 leaky properties waiting to be resolved
5th Sep 14, 10:45am
Claims on 4,283 leaky properties waiting to be resolved
Is a transportable home unit in Kaikoura a building? The local council says it is, the government says it isn't
2nd Sep 14, 11:43am
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Is a transportable home unit in Kaikoura a building? The local council says it is, the government says it isn't
Rents in some parts of Christchurch have risen more than 60% over five years, leaving Auckland rents in their dust
27th Aug 14, 10:37am
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Rents in some parts of Christchurch have risen more than 60% over five years, leaving Auckland rents in their dust
NZBA says principles based Responsible Lending Code would facilitate innovation, competition and credit access, prescriptive approach creates compliance costs
25th Aug 14, 5:00am
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NZBA says principles based Responsible Lending Code would facilitate innovation, competition and credit access, prescriptive approach creates compliance costs
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; HSBC ends mortgage specials, service sector expands faster, farm and lifestyle block sales, no inflation yet, swap rates fall
18th Aug 14, 4:00pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; HSBC ends mortgage specials, service sector expands faster, farm and lifestyle block sales, no inflation yet, swap rates fall
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; NZ dollar drops on weaker REINZ data, Clare leaving Power succeeding? Truckometer suggests stronger Q3
12th Aug 14, 4:00pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; NZ dollar drops on weaker REINZ data, Clare leaving Power succeeding? Truckometer suggests stronger Q3
Residential rents took an across the board slide in July
11th Aug 14, 5:17pm
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Residential rents took an across the board slide in July