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To keep up to date with and read about our latest news and events visit here regularly. Our posts will cover events and news that relate directly to our practice, while also updating you on important legal issues and updates.

September 18, 2020

Paper Roads Explained

An unformed legal road, more commonly known as a paper road, is a parcel of land that is legally recognised […]
August 20, 2020

Open space covenants

Long before the current focus on climate change and other environmental issues emerged, many indications were already pointing New Zealand […]
August 6, 2020

Importance of insurance in a natural disaster

In light of recent events like the Christchurch earthquakes, and the Australian bushfires and flooding, it really does hammer home […]
June 26, 2020

First Home Buyer Checklist

Download our First Home Buyer Checklist that details everything you need to know about buying your first home.
June 24, 2020

First Home Buyers Glossary

We understand that buying your first home can be a daunting process – especially when some of the terminology may […]
May 25, 2020

Mortgage free holiday overview

During these unprecedented times with COVID-19, the term mortgage free holiday has been heard more now than ever. As many […]
May 19, 2020

What are Conditions and how do they Operate?

Conditions are terms which are included in an Agreement for Sale and Purchase, which give the purchaser time to decide […]
May 14, 2020

Residential tenancy requirements revisited

In response to the Covid crises, from 26 March 2020 the Government announced a freeze to residential rent increases and […]
April 30, 2020

Should you Refinance?

What is it? Mortgage refinancing is the process of replacing an existing mortgage with a new mortgage to another lender […]