APIA Blog

RSS Feed

{{name}} - APIA Auckland Property Investors

Tenant's 'shadow' partner - guarantor or joint tenant?

This week's question comes from Kelly (paraphrased): I have a lady tenant with kids who would prefer not to put her partner’s name on the tenancy agreement because her WINZ supplement would then be discontinued. I think she will need his income to be able to afford the property and if he is staying there I want him to be responsible for the rent, damage etc. Is it a good idea to add ... read more
{{name}} - APIA Auckland Property Investors

Duncan King Law: Investment Property and the Property (Relationships) Act 1976

The Property (Relationships) Act 1976 (“PRA”) sets out the rules for how couple’s property is dealt with. The PRA applies to couples who are married, or in a civil union, or de facto relationship, a category which includes couples who don’t live together. The PRA divides property (which includes assets and liabilities) into relationship property, which is most often shared equally b... read more

Recent Posts


Tags

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

Archive

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
info@apia.org.nz

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