Articles by Salesh Chand
Wednesday, October 09, 2019
While some people are still concerned about the property market and are cautious about investing, it is my opinion that now is a great time to invest in Auckland. Why do I say that? For a number of reasons, which I outline below. 
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Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Investing in Auckland

While some people are still concerned about the property market and are cautious about investing, it is my opinion that now is a great time to invest in Auckland. Why do I say that? For a number of reasons, which I outline below. 
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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Banks have recently tightened their criteria and changed their serviceability rules so much, that it has become much harder for investors to get finance. And for large investors, it is almost impossible.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Finance challenges for property investors

Banks have recently tightened their criteria and changed their serviceability rules so much, that it has become much harder for investors to get finance. And for large investors, it is almost impossible.

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Friday, February 09, 2018
With a cooler Auckland property market, what should buyers and sellers be doing to maximise their chances of success? Sellers obviously want to get the highest price possible, while buyers (especially investors who are focused on the numbers) want the opposite. Funnily enough, auctions can work well for both. 
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Friday, February 09, 2018

Buying and selling property in the 2018 market

With a cooler Auckland property market, what should buyers and sellers be doing to maximise their chances of success? Sellers obviously want to get the highest price possible, while buyers (especially investors who are focused on the numbers) want the opposite. Funnily enough, auctions can work well for both. 
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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The money supply for property investing is getting tighter. It is becoming harder to obtain finance because policy is changing in an effort to protect New Zealand’s banking system. So now is a good time to think about where your money supply comes from and where you will source it in the future, especially if things take a turn for the worse.   ... Read Article

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Money supply for property investment

The money supply for property investing is getting tighter. It is becoming harder to obtain finance because policy is changing in an effort to protect New Zealand’s banking system. So now is a good time to think about where your money supply comes from and where you will source it in the future, especially if things take a turn for the worse.   ... Read Article

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
For our property investors the issue of claiming repairs and maintenance as a deductible expense is of major importance because this type of activity is generally the largest cost after interest expenditure when owning a rental property.    ... Read Article
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Rental Properties Claiming Repairs and Maintenance Expenses

For our property investors the issue of claiming repairs and maintenance as a deductible expense is of major importance because this type of activity is generally the largest cost after interest expenditure when owning a rental property.    ... Read Article
Monday, February 03, 2014

2008 was a year all of us would like to forget.  It was the year when the global economic crisis hit and many individuals, businesses and countries went bankrupt, redundancies happened in their droves, unemployment went up and government cutbacks were the norm.    ... Read Article

Monday, February 03, 2014

HOW TO PREPARE YOURSELF FOR ANOTHER RECESSION

2008 was a year all of us would like to forget.  It was the year when the global economic crisis hit and many individuals, businesses and countries went bankrupt, redundancies happened in their droves, unemployment went up and government cutbacks were the norm.    ... Read Article

Monday, November 04, 2013

From my personal experience over the years, I have learnt that the best time to buy properties is towards the end of November, December and January.     ... Read Article

Monday, November 04, 2013

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO BUY PROPERTIES?

From my personal experience over the years, I have learnt that the best time to buy properties is towards the end of November, December and January.     ... Read Article

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

The voidable preference regime is a complex area and is undoubtedly one of the most controversial aspects of the statutory powers provided to liquidators.    ... Read Article

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

VOIDABLE PREFERENCE: WARNING FOR ALL BUSINESS OWNERS!!

The voidable preference regime is a complex area and is undoubtedly one of the most controversial aspects of the statutory powers provided to liquidators.    ... Read Article

Thursday, May 23, 2013

The answer to this question is, "It depends on the scenario".   If you are planning to buy a rental property that is cash flow negative, you need to look at the future capital growth potential and the land size of the property i.e. is this a subdividable section or is there value left in the property which you can use to refinance later?  ... Read Article

Thursday, May 23, 2013

SHOULD YOU PURCHASE NEGATIVE CASH FLOW PROPERTIES?

The answer to this question is, "It depends on the scenario".   If you are planning to buy a rental property that is cash flow negative, you need to look at the future capital growth potential and the land size of the property i.e. is this a subdividable section or is there value left in the property which you can use to refinance later?  ... Read Article

Monday, April 15, 2013
It's human nature to want a good deal, and that applies to buying property as much as anything else. Finding good property deals can have a significant influence on your wealth creation, whether you're buying your own home or an investment.  ... Read Article
Monday, April 15, 2013

HOW DO YOU FIND GOOD PROPERTY DEALS?

It's human nature to want a good deal, and that applies to buying property as much as anything else. Finding good property deals can have a significant influence on your wealth creation, whether you're buying your own home or an investment.  ... Read Article