RSS Feed

{{name}} - APIA Auckland Property Investors

What is 'reasonable' post-letting fee?

So, no more letting fees as of today. Our expectation is that most landlords will bear the cost of letting. That said, there are still other costs relating to the assignment of a tenancy that the amendment has stayed silent on. Tenancy Services has put out a statement advising that "landlords and agents can still recover expenses reasonably incurred from a tenant if they wish ... read more
{{name}} - APIA Auckland Property Investors

Tips to navigate the post-letting fee world

*Note that for the purpose of this article we will distinguish ‘letting’ from that of ‘property management’ as understood in the New Zealand context. From 12th December, letting fees will be 'abolished'. By now, you should have received communications from your property manager explaining if and how you will be affected. Many have already advised their new fee structures to help th... read more

Recent Posts


HHS structure Level 4 Q&A property sale and purchas heating Market report personal growth minor dwelling education sale and purchase market beginner investor Must know Tribunal case study Kris Pedersen Mortgages and Insurance speculator tenancy tribunal lvr twg report Landlording subdivision barfoot and thompson HSWA scotney williams insulation return wealth creation Investment tip cat development holiday house interest rates yield winz Standards New Zealand smoke alarm commerce commission tax shower dome positive cash flow inspection banking letting DTI first home buying bond rtaa2020 government clnz investment strategy trust election 2017 rta reform termination Property (Relationships) Act CoreLogic legal advice airbnb warm up new zealand property cycle p lab HHGA auckland house prices investor Investor story television data security property value Question and answer gluckman report rental wof recycling equity initio ird rent increase Gluckman insurance RBNZ rent arrears reserve bank interest only kiwibuild housing affordability management Guest blog meth contamination Holler asbestos tenancy services unitary plan anz election2020 How to robert kiyosaki principal and interest warren buffett parry v inglis equity short-term rental auckland council Sponsored post Editor's Choice RTAA 2019 income wins fixed-term tenancy property management privacy rent khh trademe partners ventilation mortgage ring-fencing skill shortage capital gain financial advisers act TCIT market rent CCC buying finance Case study relationship bad tenant ocr worksafe debt enforcement negotiation meth productivity ask an expert renovation rental market rta business covid-19 damage bond form water bill buyer's agent cash-flow extractor fan building maintenance heater will landlord buying rules boarding house sublease LIM watercare property maintenance cgt opes partners tenant mindset Jeff Bezos housing bubble letting fee off the plan trespass Must knows property apprentice tenancy issues nzpif


Introducing Our Partners
Principal Sponsor - Kris Pedersen Mortgages & Insurance logo Gold Sponsor - Barfoot & Thompson logo Gold Sponsor - CoreLogic logo Property Apprentice logo The Insulation Warehouse logo The Renovation Team logo The New Zealand Property Investors' Federation logo
09 360 2376

The Tenancy Practice Service and TPS Credit Control work closely with the Auckland Property Investors' Association. Our vision of bringing helpful resources, documents and high quality services to Auckland Property Investors and Property Managers is shared by APIA, so its a partnership that works well. 

The Auckland Property Investors' Association is a great organisation for those who want access to advice and information from a range of industry experts and partners. 

Mathieu Holt- Managing Director, The Tenancy Practice Service & TPS Credit Control
Through the Association I found the channels and methods to fund the purchase of property I never dreamed about. Grant Brown

All round it has been one of those things Neil and I felt was really worthwhile belonging to. We have learned so much it has just built our confidence in what we are doing.

Janice Bieleski
I read two articles in the monthly magazine that saved me over $5,000. That is my membership fee for the next 26 years and I am sure I will learn a whole lot more! John Duncan
Fantastic organisation. The networking opportunities are brilliant and provide us with information and opportunities that cannot be obtained anywhere else. We learn something new at every meeting and we've been in this game for nearly 20 years. Pauline and Gyanen Kumar

I find the information obtained from various APIA meetings very useful in guiding my own property investment and rental management.  I also enjoy the networking opportunities with like-minded investors.  I am inspired by other investors’ success and find the more experiences and knowledge that I share with others, the more confident I become.  

Thanks to all APIA event organizers and administrators for your brilliant work. 

Stella Shao

I like talking to people and learning from their experience because it gives me the confidence to invest well. I think it is a knowledge thing. I now know I am doing things the right way.

Stephen Weatherall

My APIA membership has become a total success.

Every time I attend a monthly or regional meeting I come away with so many useful and positive tips that have added value to my property investments and management.

Not only that, the website is a great place for practical advice and useful information. It has now evolved into an important resource for my business.

Talk about value for money! The discounts I have been getting at Bunnings when I present my APIA membership card have more than paid for my annual subscription!

Tim Duffett, Plan A Investments Limited