When buying a new build, whether for an investment property or your family home, it pays to be cautious. As the housing market cools, it has become obvious that some building companies have bitten off more than they can chew and cannot fulfil their duties as to the costs, timeframes or builds promised to their home buyers.
The housing market is receiving a lot of media attention at the moment as house prices continue to fall and interest rates continue to rise. This article aims to give you some context to New Zealand’s (and Wellington’s) current housing market and will talk through the three main points you may be considering before buying your first home that might be keeping you on the fence.
Mortgage Broking 101 teaches you what a Mortgage Broker does and how they can help you into buying your first home, next home or an investment property. Looking at buying your first-ever home? We know how daunting this can be. The information, the paperwork, and new terminology, some of which you may have never come across before, all seem excessive and overwhelming.
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