With a change in government, comes the introduction of new legislation surrounding the investment market. Director Ben Westerman overviews those changes and how they might affect you in the following short video.
A warmer home is healthier for tenants. Insulation statements are now compulsory on all new tenancy agreements, so that tenants know what to expect when they are moving into their new home. This is something that Westerman Property Solution's…
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Since the new regulations which came into force on 1 July 2016, Landlords must have the right type of smoke alarms installed in the right places.
All new or replacement smoke alarms must be long-life photoelectric smoke alarms with a battery…
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The standard for methamphetamine contamination levels that prompt a house clean-up should be four times as high in many cases, a government-funded report says.
The Ministry of Health has released its new recommendations for meth contamination…
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Bad tenants are being unfairly let off the hook for property damage after a court decision, landlords say.
The Court of Appeal ruled last week that tenants who caused a fire by leaving oil unattended on a stove in 2009 could not be held…
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