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Strategies of serial investors

"If only'' is the mantra of the would-be property investor who never got off the blocks. What successful property investors…

Tenants want more

Despite falling yields, tenants are expecting more, says Rob MacDonald, director of property management firm Crocker Property…

Should you go offshore?

"Diversify, diversify, diversify'' is one of the most basic principles of investment, and when it comes to property, small…

When the IRD comes knocking

The IRD has recently discovered just how lucrative it can be to audit property investors. After concentrating on investigating…

Signs advertise currencies next to the exchange office in Moscow. Photo / AP

Russian crisis: Why it matters

Russia's ruble was tanking on Tuesday faster than journalists could type, hitting levels against the dollar that were unimaginable…

'Rock star' economy in numbers

How the figures change next year will determine whether the cracks spread or are only just superficial. Photo / Supplied

This was meant to be the year of the "rock star" economy. Finance Minister Bill English now describes it as the "rock solid"…