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How to rent out your house as a film shoot location

An average-sized villa in Auckland can rent as a film shoot location for $1,500 per day and $2,500 per day for a larger property.

Get more from your garage

Could it be redesigned as a storage space, office, or even an entirely new standalone granny flat?

Opinion: Past generations also found home buying a hard task

The rapid rise in house prices over the past 10 to 15 years is not a modern phenomenon.

Auction, tender or deadline sale: How to get the best price for your house

In 2020, only 17% of new listings in New Zealand were listed as auctions.

Airbnb vs long-term rental: What’s the best rental yield for your investment property?

There are 29,000 homes in the Airbnb market in New Zealand.

How to stop condensation – treat the cause, not the symptoms

Dry homes needs high insulation levels, high-performance window frame and ventilation.

Apartments vs Units: How 20 years of capital gains stack up

Not all apartments and units are equal in terms of capital gains and rental yields.

More than 50% of building consents are now for apartment-style housing

The new figures are indicative of the changing residential landscape across New Zealand.

Extensions: Add a level or extend underneath?

The cheapest way to get more space is horizontally, if you have enough room on your section and local restrictions allow it.

Landscaping on a budget 

Improve your garden for $500, $5,000 or $50,000 to revitalise the look of your property.