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The Limit for High LVR Mortgage Lending – What is it and how can this affect me?

What is a High LVR mortgage and how does the RBNZ affect what you pay for a mortgage in New Zealand? High LVR mortgages are mortgages or home loans that have a higher loan-to-value ratio (LVR) in comparison to the LVR set for other loans. Basically mortgages with a higher LVR means the amount you […]

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Smart Tips for Buying and Selling Property

Smart Tips for Buying and Selling Property and also critique of leaky building issues Recently Tina Hwang appeared on TV9’s Finance Weekly with Brenda Lee to discuss leaky houses and buildings which are an ongoing problem for the New Zealand property market. Tina Hwang discusses some of the issues relating to leaky buildings and shares […]

Commercial Lease – Guarantee

In New Zealand it is very common for a business operator to enter into a lease arrangement with the lessor or landlord. This is commonly done at the stage of agreement to lease and also in the  actual  deed of lease. This weeks White paper is authored by Queen City Law Senior Associate John Jon, […]

Effective resolution of leaky units – leaky building issues.

Just a reminder that our Leaky Building Partnership PDF has been uploaded to the Residential Property Law Library. To read the complete PDF click here. We are pleased to announce Queen City Law and N-Compass Project Managers, two of the best in their respective fields, have joined forces to provide a cohesive partnership for leaky […]

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Mike Fanene – MSD

Client Testimonial I am pleased to have the opportunity to write about QUEEN CITY LAW. We have used their excellent and personable services many times during the past 10 years when purchasing and selling real estate, and setting up an LAQC to protect our family investments. My family and I highly recommend them to anyone […]

Title Review Sections – Easements

Many people reviewing their property title or exploring potential properties to buy will come across easements. Easements can dramatically affect the value of your property, and may signal dangers to your interests. This week QCL property lawyer John Jon discusses Title Review Sections – Easements. To read more about John Jon click here. To download […]

Buying or starting a Business

Recently I completed a interview with CTV’s Brenda Lee, some of the areas covered in the interview may be of use to people intending to come to NZ under the Business migration categories such as the Long Term Business Visa (LTBV). To view the video of the interview click here New Zealand is a welcome […]

Providing a cohesive partnership for leaky building resolution and re-building

Queen City Law and N-Compass Project Managers, two of the best in their respective fields, have joined forces to provide a cohesive partnership for leaky building resolution and re-building. It is a $15 Billion dollar problem that New Zealand has to work thorough, Property Owners, Developers and members of Body Corporate Committees can look to […]

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Mortgage checklist (things you should know before signing any bank loan documents)

Property Lawyer Tina Hwang at Queen City Law has recently updated our Mortgage checklist. The Checklist is available for download as a pdf here. You can find many more useful legal resources, infosheets and checklists in our Law Library. Lets look at the things you should know before signing any bank loan documents. In signing […]

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June 2013 – EBAS Enterprises Ltd & EBAS Holdings Ltd

“As property investors & home owners, we do a number of property transactions every year. We use Queen City Law for all our property transactions, both Business & personal. John Jon & the team at Queen City Law have been extremely professional, efficient & effective in handling all of our affairs. I would have no […]