New insulation standards
Ceiling and underfloor insulation must be installed, where reasonably practicable in all rental properties by July 2019.
Ending a fixed term tenancy
The end of the academic year, can mean some landlords find their student tenants are wanting to opt out of fixed term tenancies.
Consents warning to landlords
The issue of unconsented rental properties has arisen after a Dunedin case in which a landlord was ordered by the tribunal to repay $10,940 in rent paid by his tenant...