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Understanding How KiwiBuild Mortgages Work

We are hearing about KiwiBuild mortgages and getting asked questions from many first home buyers so thought we should clear up a bit of the confusion here. How The Term KiwiBuild Mortgages Started Kiwibank offers KiwiBuild mortgages … In an article run by the New Zealand Herald in August 2018 Kiwibank says it will let
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Near New Homes Are A Popular Option

A lot of people dream of building a new home but either cannot wait or cannot put up with the stress, so near new homes can be a great option. You get all the benefits of a new home but without the stresses of building. It also allows you to see exactly what you are
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Good News For First Home Buyers In Hobsonville Point

With all of the new building in Hobsonville Point and especially the affordable or AXIS Homes it’s been attracting a lot of first home buyers; however as we all know when you’re buying your first home money is tight and often the banks are not as helpful as you may like. Low Deposit Loans For
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Finding A Home Loan For New Build Properties

If you are looking for a home loan for new build properties you want to speak to a broker that specialises in new build finance – speak to Stuart Wills. It’s vital to get the financing right and yet most people do not get expert advice, instead they talk to bank staff that probably have
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Why New Build Houses Can Make Great Rental Properties

New build houses can make great rental properties for a number of reasons. Of course everyone likes to live in a nice new home as they are generally more comfortable, easier to heat and cool, are easy to keep clean and often come with mod cons that older houses do not have. These days too
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The Best Wireless Home Security Cameras

Recently we have been considering getting a home security system with multiple home security cameras so we can record any activity around our home, and hopefully this will deter any thieves from breaking into our home of vehicles. So I started looking at the various home security camera’s on offer from the various local shops.
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Your New Home Should Include Colour’s Of Your Life

You are building your new home and you want to add that personal touch. What better way than to add some colour to your home. What colours do you want in your life? Building Companies Use Colour Pallets Many of the new houses built by the building companies look very similar and use very similar
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Hobsonville & Whenuapai Mortgage Broker For New Builds

I was based in central Henderson since 2008 but now I have set up in new offices at Hobsonville making me known as the Hobsonville and Whenuapai mortgage broker for new builds. So I have been involved in the financial services industry since 1997 providing a range of advice on insurance, investments and of course mortgages
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Mirrors Increases Concept Of Size When Building A New Home

When you consider the cost of every square metre for building a new home, you may start to look at ways to make smaller spaces appear larger than they are. Mirrors can make dark room seem brighter or a small space seem larger and more open, all depending on placement. And the cost of a
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Find People That Know About Financing New Builds

Like the people that work within the banks, many of the Auckland mortgage brokers do not know much about financing new builds. Some people will find it easy to get a pre-approval, but when it comes to understanding exactly what is needed the bankers and many brokers struggle. Traditional Finance Versus New Builds Traditional finance
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