Mindset can be the biggest challenge for people who have always rented and haven't considered getting a mortgage. That's the message for Tūrangi residents after figures were released showing locals may be better off buying a house rather than renting. Taupō & Tūrangi Weekender reporter Rachel Canning reports.

You're better off buying a house in Tūrangi than renting, according to new figures.

A breakdown of where it's cheaper to buy than rent in New Zealand has been carried out by OneRoof and its data partner Valocity. Excluding Auckland, the data shows Tūrangi residents have the sixth-biggest gap between what you

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