Should I renovate my investment property?

Should I renovate my investment property?

Are you trying to decide whether to renovate your property or make improvements before the next tenants move in? Is it time your property had a bit of a spruce up but you don’t know if it is worthwhile? If you own a rental, you have probably asked yourself this question each time a tenant […]

The benefits of investing in property, with Chris Leatham

The benefits of investing in property, with Chris Leatham

“Take some action. Do Something. It doesn’t have to be the perfect deal, but you’ve gotta get out there and do something…” Chris Leatham In our latest podcast episode, Kahn interviewed successful Wellington property investor Chris Leatham. Chris has a wealth of experience to pass on, along with entertaining stories from his property journey. You’ll […]

Wellington real estate market update: April 2019

Wellington real estate market update: April 2019

Every month at relatable, we analyse the stats and take a deep-dive look at the Wellington real estate market. Intro: The number of properties for sale in Wellington shot up over the past few months, getting as high as 741 in early April (there were 569 for sale at the same time last year). We haven’t […]

Will property prices drop in 2019?

Will property prices drop in 2019?

The question everyone is asking right now: Will Wellington property prices drop in 2019? No one has a crystal ball (that works) of course. If we did, we’d be millionaires. But to help with your decision making, here are our thoughts on the matter, based on decades of combined experience working in property…

Should you buy a cross-lease property?

Should you buy a cross-lease property?

I often get asked about cross-lease properties. It can be a confusing form of ownership, especially if you are new to the process of buying a home. The purpose of this article is to provide you with an understanding of whether cross-lease properties will provide a good real estate investment and/or whether you should avoid […]